Tim Lusk is Senior Pastor at Eastside, a position he has held since 2015. Tim is a Master of Theology graduate of Dallas Theological Seminary. His primary responsibilities at Eastside include preaching, teaching, leadership development, and counseling. Tim is also the Founder and Executive Director of Redemptive Leadership International (RLI), an international leadership ministry that equips and empowers transformational leaders for Christ’s purposes around the world. RLI intentionally focuses its efforts in areas of the world where the needs are the greatest and the resources are least. An avid lover of the power of poetry, Tim’s first book, Time and Sun: Poems and Prayers for the Journey Home, was published in 2018. Having served in full-time ministry for almost 5 decades, and in various places around the world, Tim brings to our team a broad perspective of the life and mission of the Church of Jesus Christ and the significance of its place in the world.