Pastor, Passion City Church
A passionate communicator and leader, Louie Giglio is the Visionary Architect and Director of the Passion Movement, which includes the collegiate gatherings of Passion Conferences, Atlanta based Passion City Church, and EMI CMG label partner sixstepsrecords.
Through US and international events, Passion Conferences invites students around the globe to join with their generation in living for what matters most – the glory of God.
Louie is the Pastor of Passion City Church, a local community of faith with the DNA of the Passion Movement. He also is the founder of sixstepsrecords, a label partner with EMI CMG, and home to artist Chris Tomlin, David Crowder*Band, Charlie Hall, Matt Redman, Passion, Kristian Stanfill and Christy Nockels. Louie has been a part of multiple Grammy nominated projects and has been awarded Dove Awards for songwriting and Passion Event recordings.
Louie is the author of The Air I Breathe and I am not, but I know I AM and is widely known for the Passion Talk Series DVD messages Indescribable and How Great is Our God. As a communicator, Louie speaks for events throughout the US and around the globe.
As a part of the Passion Movement, Louie directs the efforts of onemillioncan.com, a unified thrust meeting the needs of those with the greatest needs throughout the world. onemillioncan.com is currently nearing the $2,000,000 mark of gifts directed to global causes such as clean water, homes for former child soldiers and freedom for those enslaved in human trafficking.
A native of Atlanta and a graduate of Georgia State University, Louie has done post-graduate work at Baylor University and holds a Masters Degree from Southwestern Seminary. Louie and his wife, Shelley, who is a partner in Passion Conferences, Passion City Church, and sixstepsrecords, live in Alpharetta, GA.