Life On Mission featuring David Platt & D.A. Horton
Joining the Everyday Mission of God
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order to impact the next generation for Christ, we need to intentionally teach
our youth the gospel and develop them for the purpose of fulfilling God's mission
in the world. This mission goes far beyond the classroom; it's a radical call
of obedience and faith—every day of our lives. Followers of Jesus are called to
be a sent people, joining God in His mission to take the light of the gospel to
the darkness of the world.
these four inspiring sessions, students share real-life stories about their own
struggles with letting the gospel transform their lives and the impact surrendering
to Christ has had on those around them. And David Platt and D.A. Horton provide
powerful teaching from Scripture that helps teens see how they can
intentionally live on mission and fulfill God's ultimate purpose for their
Dr. David Platt is the President of the International Mission Board. His first love in ministry is disciple-making—the simple biblical model of teaching God's Word, mentoring others and sharing faith. He has traveled extensively to teach the Bible to church leaders throughout the United States and around the world. He is the author of the New York Times Best Seller Radical: Taking Back Your Faith from the American Dream and Follow Me: A Call to Die. A Call to Live. Platt founded a resource ministry, Radical.net, dedicated to serving the church and making disciples of all nations.
A life-long learner, David has earned two undergraduate and three advanced degrees. He holds a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) and a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism (A.B.J.) from the University of Georgia, and a Master of Divinity (M.Div.), Master of Theology (Th.M.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. He has previously served as Pastor of The Church at Brook Hills in Birmingham, Alabama. David and his wife, Heather, live in Birmingham with their four children.