J. Mark Fox
J. Mark Fox is the pastor of Antioch Community Church in Elon, NC and has taught communications classes at Elon University for 17 years. His weekly column for the Times-News has won 3 Amy Awards, a national honor given for "thought-provoking, skillful presentation of biblical truth, reinforced with scripture in a mainstream, non-religious publication." Mark has written five books, Who's Afraid of Public Speaking?, (1998) Family-Integrated Church (2006), Real Life Moments: A Dad's Devotional. (2008) You Can Write! (2008) and Planting a Family-Integrated Church (2008). He holds a B.A. and M.A. from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, and an M.Div. from Luther Rice Seminary. Mark and Cindy celebrated 26 years of marriage in June of 2008, and have seven children: Micah, Caleb, Hannah, Luke, Jesse, Judah and Susanna, ages 24 to 9. Micah married Kari in May of 2008, and is a wonderful addition to the Fox family. Mark's passion is preaching and writing, and he is developing a love for competing in triathlons.