OverComing 8 Common Barriers to Church Renewal
Most churches encounter barriers in one of these Eight Common Areas at some point in their story: Prayer, Preaching, Evangelism, Discipleship, Leadership, Programs, Polity, and Facilities.
Mark Clifton is the Replanting Senior Director for the North American Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention. Mark has served as a pastor, church planter, church revitalizer, mission strategist, coach, and mentor to young leaders. He has planted and replanted numerous churches.
Mark has served as a national and regional leader for church planting and missions. His experience includes serving as the lead mission strategist for the Kansas Nebraska Southern Baptist Convention, leading church planting efforts in the regions of North Metro Atlanta, GA, serving as a church planter in Montreal, Quebec, and as a Southern Baptist National Church Planting Missionary for eastern Canada and leading Southern Baptist church planting projects west of the Mississippi. Mark has been planting, replanting and providing strategic mission leadership since 1978.
Mark is married to Jill and they have two sons, two daughters-in-law, and two grandsons.