Derik Idol serves as the pastor of the high school ministries for 12 Stone Church. He was a keynote speaker at Follow 2013 and Never the Same Camp. He describes his favorite part of his job as “seeing people far from God come to Jesus and knowing that their life will never be the same.”
As they enter their 17th year as a band, Switchfoot has achieved a level of success that brothers Jon and Tim Foreman and their high-school friend Chad Butler never anticipated when forming the band in San Diego in 1996. The SoCal natives have sold 5.5 million copies worldwide of their eight studio albums, performed sold-out world tours (visiting five continents in the past year alone), raised hundreds of thousands of dollars to aid homeless kids in their community through their own Bro-Am Foundation, and earned themselves a global fan base devoted to Switchfoot’s emotionally intelligent and uplifting brand of alternative rock.
Mark Evans Jr. has many creative talents and is known as a dancer who brings a lot of energy to his performances. He has danced in the Grand Rapids Ballet, the only professional dance company in the state of Michigan, and he currently teaches Hip Hop dance at his local church and at the Edge Urban Fellowship.
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