Josh Patterson

Co-author of the book Creature of the Word who also serves as the lead pastor of Ministry Leadership at The Village Church located in Flower Mound, Texas. He received his undergraduate degree from Texas A&M, his Masters in theology from Dallas Theological Seminary and his Doctorate in executive leadership from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Since December of 2002, he has watched his church grow from 160 attendants to averaging over 11,000 across five campuses during weekend worship services. He serves on the elder board and has oversight of all ministries across the church’s five campuses. He and his wife Natalie have children named Lily, Luke, Liv and Lucy. He co-wrote Creature of the Word along with Matt Chandler and Eric Geiger. [+]