2018 Eastern Christian Conference

Hershey Lodge, Hershey, Pennsylvania

November 16-18, 2018

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Ben Cachiaras

Ben Cachiaras is Senior Pastor at Mountain Christian Church, a multi-site church near the Baltimore, Maryland area. He began his ministry career at Valley Christian Church in Minnesota and then Grandview Christian Church in Tennessee. Ben has a passion for preaching, leadership, and his family. He and his wife, Karla, have three children.


Brian Jones

Brian is the founding Senior Pastor of Christ’s Church of the Valley, an innovative multi-site church of 2,000+ in the suburbs of Philadelphia. He’s a graduate of Cincinnati Christian University (B.A.) and Princeton Theological Seminary (M.Div.). He’s the author of three books (and a forthcoming title with InterVarsity Press in the Fall of 2017), and writes practical articles on leadership and preaching for Senior Pastors at SeniorPastorCentral.com.


Jeff Walling

For more than 20 years, Jeff Walling has been speaking before thousands each year in inspirational and motivational workshops and seminars across the globe. Having preached for some of the largest churches in the country, he is regularly called on to keynote for youth conferences. His international speaking schedule has taken him to lecture on five continents including a tour in South Africa, seminars in Japan and Australia, and presentations at the Kiev Polytechnical Institute in the former Soviet Union.
Jeff received his bachelor's degree from the University of California, Irvine in speech/communication, a master's degree in religion at Pepperdine, and an honorary doctorate from Hope University in Fullerton, California.

Prior to joining Pepperdine, Walling served as the preaching minister of the Providence Road Church of Christ in Charlotte, North Carolina since 1997. He also served churches in Orange County, California, for over 20 years.

Jeff serves as Pepperdine's Director of the Youth Leadership Initiative, working to raise up the next generation of young Christian leaders. Jeff and his wife Cathryn have three sons and a two daughters-in-law: Taylor and Courtney, Riley and Megan, and Spencer.