gathering 2022 speakers
Born and raised in the midwest, Jeff has served as the Lead Pastor of Mosaic, a Jesus Centered Community since July 2018. From church planting in the Northwest, to launching multisite campuses in Indiana, to revitalizing an incredible, multiethnic expression of the church in central Florida, Jeff’s life has been shaped by and marked by a deep passion to help people experience the grace and truth found in Jesus. A passionate preacher and visionary, he is committed to helping people see the beauty of Jesus, His word, and His church, leading them to experience the joy and freedom possible through Jesus-Centered living. He and his elementary sweetheart, Leslee, have been married since 1994 and have two incredible children - Lauren and Garrett.
Gary Comer is the founder of Soul Whisperer Ministry, an organization dedicated to helping churches develop missionally. After planting/pastoring two churches, Gary was hired by Sandals Church (a mega-sized younger, postmodern congregation in Southern California) as their outreach director. During that five-year stint, he also served as a church planting coach for the Christian Missionary Alliance and worked as an international mission trainer with Serve U International. He holds a doctorate from Talbot Theological Seminary where he teaches on evangelism and mission development. ReMission: Rethinking How Church Leaders Create Movement is Gary’s sixth book. Some know him for the innovating concepts of his first, Soul Whisperer: Why the Church Must Change the Way it Views Evangelism. Both ReMission and Soul Whisperer have video series on RightNow Media. Connect with Gary at www.soulwhispererministry.com.
Hillary Morgan Ferrer is the founder and Mama-Bear-in-Chief of Mama Bear Apologetics. She feels a burden for providing accessible apologetics resources for busy moms. Hillary has her master’s degree in biology and loves helping moms to discern truths and lies in both science and culture. She also specializes in understanding the root causes of doubt. She and her husband, John, have been married for 14 years and minister together as an apologetics team.
Jeff Hubrich is pastor of Lakeview Church's Grantsville Campus in Tooele, Utah. A Utah native, Jeff has been married to his wife, Heather, for 25 years. They have two children, ages 19 and 15. Jeff and Heather were raised in the LDS church and held teaching positions in their local congregation. Frustrated and empty, they left their religion in 1999. In 2003, Jeff and Heather found their faith in Christ and were received and taught by South Mountain Community Church, the only MB church in Utah at the time. Jeff worked in aviation for 20 years before leaving his position as an airline captain in July 2020 to enter full-time ministry. Jeff and Heather love the spiritually lost people in their community. Jeff brings a unique perspective on how to share Jesus with the lost and religiously trapped people in our lives.