Mark travels and teaches with the goal of inspiring and training groups to take new life-giving steps of action. He frequently teaches at universities, conferences and churches and leads practical spiritual formation retreats and workshops. Weaving poetry, stories and group exercises into his talks, Mark often speaks on themes from his books and on spiritual formation, social justice and the essential message of Jesus.. Groups that invite Mark to speak can receive a 50% publishers discount on any books purchased for the event. For his itinerant teaching and retreat work, Mark often partners with Compassion International, who cover a significant portion his time and travel expenses when there is an opportunity to present an invitation to child sponsorship. To maximize time, resources and impact, Mark often books multiple events in a particular city or region. See our events page for a list of upcoming dates and cities.
Since the publication of their book, FREE: Spending Your Time and Money on What Matters Most, Mark and Lisa and have co facilitated retreats and workshops. They are currently accepting bookings for workshops, conferences and retreats based on their forthcoming book on family life set to be released by IVP summer 2016.