Pastor Mark is from Pascagoula, MS. He joined the Navy at 17, which eventually led him to Kingsland, GA. Mark married his high school sweetheart, Marcia Reynolds in 1994. Mark and Marcia have two children, Savannah Leigh, born in 2001 and Camden Mark, born in 2003. Mark served aboard the USS Kentucky until 1997 and then served as a Navy Instructor at Trident Training Facility Kings Bay until 2001. In 2001, Mark was honorably discharged from the Navy, after ten years of service and began his teaching career. Pastor Mark began teaching in 2001 and currently teaches 7th grade science, and is the Head Football Coach at Camden Middle School. In 2009, Mark was selected as the Camden Middle School teacher of the year. He went on to be selected as the Camden County Teacher of the year and also was a top ten finalist for the Georgia Teacher of the Year. Mark has a Masters degree in Middle School Education, a Specialists degree in Leadership and received his Doctorate in Educational Leadership. He answers to Mr. Lang, Dr. Lang, Coach Lang and Pastor. Pastor Mark also serves as the FCA (Fellowship of Christian Athletes) Sponsor at Camden Middle School. It was serving in FCA that drew Pastor Mark to ministry. He was ordained at Ignite Church in March of 2011 and has been serving as co-pastor since that time. His passion is teaching the Word of God using the same teaching style that he uses in the classroom in order that people may get the Word of God written on the tablet of their hearts.