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The Family Life of Christian Leaders

Aug 26, 2017

Daniel Patterson is joined by Nicole Lino, Lauren Chandler, Micah Fries, and Halim Suh to talk about balancing Christian ministry work with parenting and family life. The panelists, who all serve as pastors and ministry leaders, share personal stories and explain how they balance their calling in ministry with their calling as husbands, wives, and parents. 

Daniel Patterson

Daniel Patterson serves as Vice President for Operations and Chief of Staff at the ERLC. In these roles, he directs the executive office of the president, public relations, and helps drive operations across the organization. He completed an MDiv and PhD... Read More

Micah Fries

Micah Fries (pronounced Freeze) is the Senior Pastor of Brainerd Baptist Church in Chattanooga, TN. Prior to serving at Brainerd, he served as the Vice President of LifeWay Research in Nashville, TN and as a frequent speaker in churches and conferences. He has... Read More

Lauren Chandler

Lauren Chandler is an author, speaker, and singer/songwriter. She is the wife of Matt Chandler, who serves as lead teaching pastor of The Village Church, and the mother of three children.  Read More

Nicole Lino

Nicole Lino has been married for 18 years and is mother to four children ranging in age from 7 to 12 years old. In 2002, she and her husband, Nathan, planted Northeast Houston Baptist Church where he is still the... Read More

Halim Suh

Halim Suh and his wife, Angela, have three kids and live in Austin, Texas, where he is the pastor of equipping at The Austin Stone Community Church. Halim has a Master of Divinity from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Read More