Bil Cornelius and his wife, Jessica, started Bay Area Fellowship in Corpus Christi, Texas, in 1998. Through Bil’s leadership and unique teaching, Bay Area Fellowship has grown to more than eight thousand people at seven campuses, becoming one of the fastest growing churches in America. Bil also has an international TV ministry, Life Beyond Limits, on Trinity Broadcasting Network, Daystar and via podcast on bilcornelius.com. A recipient of the Purpose-Driven Health Award from Rick Warren and Saddleback Church, Bil travels around the country, speaking and consulting on church health and growth. He maintains a coaching ministry that equips and encourages pastors and business entrepreneurs in their leadership roles. Bil and Jessica are the parents of three children.