Pastor Mark grew up on the west side of Cleveland, Ohio, (that’s right, an Indians, Browns and Cavalier fan. poor guy). He moved to Fort Wayne in 1972 and has been here ever since. After graduating from Concordia College, he spent twenty years manufacturing concrete products. All the while, he was discerning a call to ministry. In 1996, he began seminary at the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago, Graduating in 2000. His call led him to initiate the unique outreach effort at come2go in 2003.