Mark and his wife Kristi live in Indiana, PA, where he is Senior Pastor of Sovereign Grace Church.
Mark graduated from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 1972 with a degree in art education, then in 1979 got his Masters in Painting from IUP.
Mark has also written numerous worship songs that have been published and recorded by Sovereign Grace Ministries, Integrity Music, Glad, Anne Herring, Matthew Ward, and others. His most well-known songs are "I Stand in Awe" and "Forever Grateful." To find out more about Mark's songs go to Sovereign Grace Music at sovereigngracemusic.org.
In addition Mark has produced 10 CDs of Scripture Songs, which are Bible verses set word for word to music for the purpose of memorizing Scripture. This series of CDs called Hide the Word, are available at Forever Grateful Music at forevergratefulmusic.com.
Mark and his son Stephen write a blog together called The Blazing Center, where they attempt to encourage readers and give them and occasional laugh. You can find it at theblazingcenter.com.
Thanks for checking out my paintings and other sites.