Commencement

CEREMONY | MAY 5, 2018 | 11:00 a.m. EDT

CROSSROADS CHURCH
3260 GA-16
Sharpsburg, GA 30277

SPEAKER: Leonard Phillips

Leonard Phillips is vice president of church and business partnerships at Point University. A native of Chicago, Phillips earned a bachelor of science degree in finance from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana, and a master of arts degree in leadership from Luther Rice University in Lithonia, Georgia. He will complete his M.Div. at Luther Rice in 2019.

Phillips rededicated his life to Christ in 1995. This pivotal moment redirected his focus. He began to realize his personal mission in the form of inspiring others to love all, live for Christ and laugh often. Throughout his career, Phillips has garnered a wealth of valuable expertise in working for large corporations, such as The Coca-Cola Company, Georgia-Pacific and Motorola. In these industries, he excelled in various capacities leading to promotions and expanded scopes of responsibility. The passion Phillips has for God and the church is expressed in his service. He has served at ministries throughout the metro Atlanta community. His steadfast commitment to aid churches and pastors in the areas of youth and couples ministries, preaching and teaching, discipleship and pastoral care has been consistent over a span of more than 20 years.

Phillips resides in the Atlanta area with his wife of 26 years, Marlissa. They have four children: Nicholette, Lindsey, Leslie and Leah, and one grand-daughter, Iyanna.