Mark A. Driscoll is an American pastor and author. He is the founder and current preaching pastor of Mars Hill Church in Seattle, Washington, co-founder of Churches Helping Churches and the Acts 29 Network. Driscoll served as president of the Acts 29 Network, a church planting organization, until 2012. He has contributed to the "Faith and Values" section of the Seattle Times,the "On Faith" section of the Washington Post, and is an opinion writer for the Fox News website. With his wife, he co-authored Real Marriage, which reached #1 on the New York Times Bestseller List in January 2012.