The Rev. Max Wilkins served as a pastor in Florida and Hawaii for 30 years prior to becoming president and CEO of TMS Global. He has led small and large local churches, planted satellite campuses, and helped to launch more than 100 church plants during that time. Max has been personally engaged in cross-cultural mission work for 20 years, having served and taught in more than three dozen countries around the world. He has been a public advocate for missions in the local church, speaking in more than 100 churches around the US.
Max brings his skills in effective biblical communication, team building, leadership training, institutional financial management and growth, and a missional mindset to lead TMS Global in its third decade of ministry.
Max and Dee Dee have been married since 1989 and have two children. Their daughter, Jennifer, graduated from Florida State University and currently lives and studies in New York City. Their son, Joshua, is in college in Florida. Dee Dee is an elementary school teacher.
Max is fluent in Spanish and is currently studying Portuguese. He enjoys reading, watching movies and theater productions, long distance running, surfing, watching sports, traveling, cooking, fishing, and is a big fan of the University of Florida. Go Gators!
This sermon as given on Sunday, February 2, 2020 as part of the Global Impact Celebration Launch Sunday.