Mark Sheldrake has a passion to see God’s people established in God’s Word. At the age of 18 Mark followed the call of Jesus to serve Him in full-time vocational ministry through the local church and Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship. For more than 15 years Mark served the local church as a youth pastor and senior pastor and was involved in developing high school impact programs. Mark graduated from Emmanuel Bible College with a Bachelor Degree in Professional Studies with a focus on Education and Youth.  In 2015 Mark co-authored with Kay Arthur a 6-week bible study called Ignite Your Passion for God.  Mark currently serves as the National Director for Precept Ministries in Canada travelling across the country teaching people how to study the Bible using Precept’s Inductive Bible Study Method. Mark is married to Jessica and they have two children Ethan and Logan.

In his spare time, he enjoys training for and running long distance races.  He is a 9-time marathon finisher in pursuit of crossing the Boston Marathon finish line.  One of his running highlights is completing the Chicago Marathon in October 2015 with more than 40,000 runners.

Mark’s favourite Precept Study is “Ignite Your Passion for God”…just kidding it is Kinsmen Redeemer.