Mark accepted Christ at age 15 at a Brethren Evangelistic outdoor camp at Bassenfell in the Lake District of England. Since then he has been involved in ministry, he originally comes from the Leeds /Bradford area of England where he served for many years in the Worship & Teaching ministry of Church on the Way, a Calvary Chapel affiliate. In 1998, he left his job as a Legal Liability specialist with a major UK insurer and moved with his family into full time ministry.
He and his family moved to Millstatt, Austria in 1998, to be a part of the Calvary Chapel Bible College, Europe. He served as a pastor on staff responsible for worship, teaching in the bible college and was responsible for the administration of the facility.
He joined CCBCE when it was located in Austria, and was part of the team responsible for the moving the Bible college from Austria to Hungary in 2002.
Since 2002, Mark has been serving as a Pastor on staff with responsibilities for worship, teaching in the Bible school and various administrative, including overseeing the internship programme and the Grounds and maintenance department. For about 8 years, Mark made frequent trips to the Pacific Rim, with a view to encouraging the saints and seeing a similar school established in the Pacific Rim region.
His desire is to train people in discipleship, his life verse being 2 Timothy 2v2.
Mark’s wife is Gwyneth and they have two teenage children: Jordan and Rebekah. You can read more about the Walsh family by clicking here …
“And the things that thou hast heard of me among many witnesses, the same commit thou to faithful men, who shall be able to teach others also.” 2 Timothy 2:2