Stuart Makinson

Stuart Makinson

  • How long have you known Mark?3 years
  • Three words to describe Mark: Faithful, Energetic, Thoughtful
  • If Mark created a nickname for you, what is it and where did it come from?

    Studebaker - Mark just started calling me that early on because my normal nickname is Stu.

  • Funny memory with Mark:

    My funniest memories are watching Mark and Steve Giddens interact with one another! It was a hilarious site to behold. I was like the 3rd-wheel in so many conversations, just watching these guys interact was hilarious.

  • How has Mark impacted your life?

    Mark led me in my first job in ministry. I'm grateful for his investment in me. I'm also grateful for the way he modeled a family-first balance of work and life.

  • What do you think Mark’s legacy will be? What is his lasting imprint on the world?

    He'll be know as a man who loved Jesus and wanted men to love Jesus, too, because he fully believes in the impact of Godly men. He will be known as a man who was constantly striving to love and serve Chris and his boys well.

  • Anything else you’d like to say to wish Mark Happy 50th Birthday!

    FIFTY?!?!?!?!?!?! FIFTY?!?!?!?!?!?! oh man. at least you look good for 50.