Phil Elmore is the lead pastor and co-founder of Fields of Grace Worship Center in Covington, Ohio. He has served in denominational and on-denominational churches over the past two decades and understands the unique challenges facing both the established traditional church, as well as the new church plant. Having seen churches struggle with vision, purpose and ministry methods, Pastor Phil offers a fresh new perspective of keeping faith and service simple. Pastor Phil also serves his community as a certified law enforcement chaplain, and was instrumental in starting a “Compassion Network” to meet the physical and economic needs of individuals in the community. He has been a keynote speaker for conferences, church growth seminars, and regularly speaks and writes about leadership, communication and ministry challenges.