Pastor Joakim Lundqvist is Senior Pastor of Word of Life Church in Uppsala, Sweden, with 3 200 members and an international network including over 700 churches. Word of Life has an extensive international missions program and has produced millions of books and audio and video material containing faith inspiring teaching in several languages.
In 2002, he founded the Christian cross- denominational student organization ‘New Generation’ in Sweden, and saw it grow to some 15 000 members nationally and 25 000 internationally in just ten years, before stepping into the ministry of Senior Pastor at Word of Life.
Pastor Joakim is a much appreciated speaker and author, having visited over 50 nations, inspiring and encouraging people to make a difference for Christ in their own world.
His 30 years of experience in youth ministry shines through in his creative sermons, aiming to relate to every generation.
He is married to Maria, who serves as Music Director at Word of Life, and they have two grown-up daughters, Evelina and Julia, both involved in the church and ministry.
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