Popular Misfit NYC Pastor Reveals Upcoming Book Targets Millennials With Importance of Grace [VIDEO INTERVIEW]

Jeannie LawAug 19, 2015 10:27 AM EDT
Pasto Chris Durso

Youth Pastor Chris Durso stopped by BREATHEcast to talk about Misfit Conference 2015 and while in studio he revealed the topic of his upcoming book slated for 2016.

Durso has led a very successful youth ministry at Christ Tabernacle for some time now called Misfit NYC. And his ministry and family church is quickly becoming a household name in the American Christian world. But along with lines of youth wrapped around the block to get into church and sold out mega conferences in New York City, Durso announced he is branching out even further with an upcoming book targeting an older crowd.

Published by New York based company Random House, the forthcoming book will hit shelves in June 2016.

"It is on grace and it does talk about Jesus", Durso told BREATHEcast, "It is not geared towards youth. It is probably more geared towards the millennials and up."

'Misfits' Durso's first book spoke to the teens showing them what it meant to be a misfit like Jesus was, but this time around touching, on grace, something that is freely given by God takes it a step further.

"In this opportunity I just want to be able to encourage as many people as possible [of] how great, how big God's love is," the father of two stated.

See full interview below:

The annual Misfit Conference event is scheduled to kick off on Friday, August 21st at the Salvation Army Centennial Memorial Theatre. Located at 120 West 14th Street in New York City.

It is a gathering for all people who identify themselves as 'misfits' - those who are uncomfortable with their surroundings and who seem to be disturbingly different from others. This conference is a meeting place for all leaders, young and old, to help affirm and discover their calling.

The theme for this year's Misfit Conference is "Live Without Fear," as the purpose is to encourage all to lead fearless lives.

It will be a day and a half packed with amazing guest speakers, musical guests and breakout sessions! Hosted by Misfit NYC's very own Chris Durso, with special guests Jentezen Franklin, Chad Veach, and Rich Wilkerson Jr. Special breakout sessions which include Maria Durso, author of 'From Your Head to Your Heart', and more!!

Performers scheduled are Misfit Republic, Misfit Rap Society with special musical guests Bethel Music, Social Club and more!!

For more information visit www.misfit.nyc

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