Erwin Raphael McManus's Bio:
Erwin Raphael McManus is a husband, father, writer, futurist, activist, artist and spiritual and cultural leader. He serves as the lead pastor and Cultural Architect of Mosaic in Los Angeles. Erwin is also the catalyst behind Awaken, a collaboration of dreamers committed to creating environments that expand imagination and unleash creativity.
He is also the author of An Unstoppable Force, a Gold Medallion Award finalist, Chasing Daylight, Uprising: A Revolution of the Soul (also the companion The Uprising Experience life storyboard), The Barbarian Way and Stand Against the Wind.
Engaging such issues as culture, creativity, change, and leadership, Erwin is widely known as a thought-provoking communicator. He also partners with Bethel University as a distinguished lecturer and futurist. He and his wife, Kim, have two children, Aaron and Mariah, and a foster daughter Paty.