Dr. Mercidieu “Phil” Phillips is a transformational leader whose passion is to positively touch people’s lives and effect holistic change. He is a much sought after conference speaker, teacher, business consultant and coach. His worldwide work in places such as Asia, Israel, Europe, South America, the Caribbean and across the United States, has made him an inspiration to millions. He is the founder and senior pastor of Agape Christian Fellowship, a fast growing multi-ethnic church. He is the President and CEO of Level Up Partners Coaching and Consulting Inc. Dr. Phil is the author of several books including, Armed for the Journey, Divine Repairs and Managing The Silence of God. He has also written dozens of published articles on family, organizational development, and leadership.
Dr. Phil is also an adjunct professor for Trinity International University, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School and serves as a board member for several non-profit organizations such as Converge Southeast, Converge Worldwide and Conquerors For Christ Youth Foundation. Since 1989, Dr. Phil has trained more than 10,000 leaders worldwide. Dr. Phil holds a BA from Trinity International University, an MA from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, a Master of Divinity (equiv) and Doctorate degree from Bethel University/Seminary. In additional to his affiliation with the John Maxwell Team, he holds various certifications in leadership and organizational development. Dr. Phil is married to Emma and they live in Ft. Myers, Florida with their two children, Jehiel and Hadassah.