Bob Merritt is Senior Pastor of Eagle Brook Church, a multi-campus church in the Minneapolis–St. Paul area of Minnesota. Bob has been leading the church through a period of explosive growth to an average attendance of 25,000 people. In his messages, he tackles tough relevant topics and answers life-changing questions about faith, family, culture and much more—while keeping the church’s mission to reach others for Christ at the forefront. He holds an MA in divinity from Bethel Seminary and a PhD in speech communications from Pennsylvania State University. Bob and his wife, Laurie, live in White Bear Lake, Minnesota and have two adult children.