Joseph McMurry is student pastor at Carmel Baptist Church in Charlotte, North Carolina. He grew up in Dayton, Ohio, and has served churches in Ohio, Virginia, and North Carolina. He is committed to Christ, devoted to his family, and passionate about students. The desire of his heart is to see students own their faith so that when they graduate from high school, they choose to live the life of a follower of Jesus. He believes that owning your faith has a lot to do with being prepared to answer life’s personal, social, and spiritual questions. You can follow Joseph on twitter.