Mark Russell accepted the Lord has a young teen. He was brought up in a Christian home, but stumbled along in his walk After a couple of life changing events, Mark attended an experiential weekend where he was able to identify and work through hurts and issues in his life. As a result of these breakthroughs, he followed his calling for working with men and passion for God. He has worked with men’s groups in several capacities, including small group mentoring and staffing various experiential weekends throughout the U.S. Mark has been married for over thirty years and has two adult children.
Michael Dickson surrendered his life to Jesus in 1999. After living his first few years as a born-again Christian luke-warm in his walk with The LORD, Mike began to actively seek God's healing and spiritual growth. He participated in and led several Christian small groups and retreats and was an active servant-leader of mens' ministry in his home church, Solid Rock Bible Church, Plymouth, MI. Mike went to be with the Lord on January 3, 2013 but left behind a legacy of changed lives, including his wife, Deb, his son Ryan, and his daughter Hannah.