Florent Varak

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Florent Varak is the director of the Church Equipping Network at Encompass World Partners. As such, he leads a team of equippers and frequently teaches in French-speaking Africa. For 25 years he served as a pastor of a Charis Fellowship Church in Lyon, France. He teaches at the Geneva Bible Institute and has written a few articles and books, including Le Manuel du Prédicateur, L’Evangile et le Citoyen [The Gospel and the Citizen], Le mariage de Jésus, and others. He delivers a weekly podcast at www.toutpoursagloire.com called “1 pasteur vous répond”. He holds an M.Div from Master’s Seminary (California) and a “Master de Recherche” from the Faculté Libre de Théologie Evangélique (France). He and his wife, Lori, have three adult children and four grandchildren.