Austinville Church of Christ
Monday, April 21, 2014
Where Families MATTER

Meet our Minister

 

 

Mark N. Posey, Preaching Minister

Mark Posey-  Pulpit Minister
 
 
Mark has served as the Pulpit Minister at Austinville since 1994. He has degrees from Freed-Hardeman University, Lipscomb University and Reformed Seminary. While at FHU, he was the recipient of the Guy N. Woods scholarship for preaching. He has taught college level Bible courses at Bear Valley Bible InstituteInternational Christian College, and Faulkner University. He has done mission work in the Caribbean Islands and Eastern Europe. He does extensive teaching and preaching in Ukraine each year. He publishes a religious periodical for preachers entitled Pulpit Preview. It is free and can be received by sending a request to - pulpitpreview@austinvillecoc.org. He preaches in four to six gospel meetings per year and speaks on brotherhood lectureships and seminars. He is the co-director for Morgan County week at Maywood Christian Camp in Hamilton, AL and serves on the advisory board. He was named after the late Gus Nichols (Mark Nichols Posey) while his parents worked with the Sixth Avenue Church of Christ in Jasper, AL during the 1960's. He works closely with the Lads to Leaders program.

He preached his first gospel sermon at the age of 14 and was born and raised in North Alabama. His father and mother (Glenn A. & Iris Posey) have served churches in North Alabama for 50+ years. He is married to the former Pauli Dixon of Birmingham. She holds a B.S. degree in Finance from FHU and is employed by the Decatur City School System in Guidance Administration. She speaks at Ladies Days, Retreats and special ladies functions. She writes for Christian Woman magazine, Gospel Advocate and other religious periodicals. They have two children: Kayla Ruth (University of Alabama) and Joshua Mark  (Faulkner University).