Bill Hybels

Senior Pastor, Willow Creek Community Church

Bill Hybels

Bill is the founding and senior pastor of Willow Creek Community Church in South Barrington, Illinois, and the chairman of the board for Willow Creek Association. He convened The Global Leadership Summit in 1995, following a God-given prompting to help raise and develop the spiritual gifts of leadership for the local church.

He is the author of more than 20 books, including Axiom, Holy Discontent, Just Walk Across the Room, The Volunteer Revolution, Courageous Leadership, and The Power of a Whisper: Hearing God and Having the Guts to Respond.

Bill and his wife, Lynne, have two adult children and one grandson.


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