Mark serves as lead pastor of National Community Church in Washington, DC., one church with eight locations. NCC is focused on reaching emerging generations and meets in theaters throughout the DC metro area. NCC also owns and operates the largest coffeehouse on Capitol Hill. Mark holds a Doctor of Ministry degree from Regent University and is the New York Times bestselling author of several books, including The Circle Maker, Chase the Lion, Play the Man, and most recently, Whisper. Mark lives on Capitol Hill with his wife, Lora, and three children.