If you aren't familiar with Rob Bell yet, don't worry, you will be. Bell is the founding pastor of Mars Hill Bible Church in Grand Rapids, Michigan, one of the fastest growing churches in America. He launched the church in 1999 by preaching out of the book of Leviticus. A thousand people came the first Sunday. Within a few short months, more than 4,000 attended. Today, there are more than 10,000.
Now this unconventional pastor-teacher-turned-author is making a splashy publishing debut with VELVET ELVIS: Repainting