Mac has a passion for developing leaders especially in the area of church planting.  He is a graduate of Moody Bible Institute (1984) and Dallas Theological Seminary (1990). In 1997, he planted Carolina Forest Community Church (Myrtle Beach, SC).  In 2004, he began serving as Leadership Development Pastor at Seacoast Church (Charleston, SC) where he served for over six years.  In 2011 Mac worked with Brian Bloye to start the LAUNCH Church Planting Network.  After five years Mac and Brian gave the North American Mission Board the church planting system they developed.  Today Mac serves as the Senior Director of Church Planting Development for NAMB’s Send Network. Mac and his wife, Cindy, live in metro Atlanta.  You can follow Mac on his blog.