Ed Young Jr

A longtime leader in the Christian community, Ed Young Jr. of Grapevine, Texas possesses more than two decades of experience as a pastor. Through his Ed Young TV program, he reaches out to individuals across the country and teaches them about the word of God. Ed Young Jr. adheres to a philosophy of "Reach Up, Reach Out, and Reach In," which stresses the importance of honoring God, distributing practical teaching resources, and developing a level of spiritual maturity.

Ed Young Jr. currently serves as the Founding and Senior Pastor of Fellowship Church, one of the largest churches in the United States. Headquartered in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, and with satellite locations elsewhere in Texas, Florida, and online, Fellowship Church provides ministries and activities for people of all ages and walks of life, including those who are new to faith. In particular, Pastor Young focuses on helping people deepen their relationship with God and understand how the lessons from the Bible apply to everyday life.

A graduate of the Master of Divinity program at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Ed Young Jr. has written several works on the subject of Christian spirituality. In 2011, he published Sexperiment: 7 Days to Lasting Intimacy with Your Spouse," which earned a spot on The New York Times bestseller list. Pastor Young has written several other popular books on marriage, including The Marriage Mirror: Reflecting God in Your Marriage and The Creative Marriage: The Art of Keeping Your Love Alive.