Alex Headshot_1_BW serves as a Senior Associate Pastor and strategist at Bayside Community Church in Bradenton/Sarasota, Florida named by Outreach Magazine in 2011 as the 10th Fastest Growing Church in America. He also serves as the Vice President of Relate Coaching, relational church growth specialist. He writes the monthly Spiritual Wellness Column for the South West Florida’s Health and Wellness Magazine and is the author of the book, Dangerous Prayers. (How to get your prayers answered.) Alex has been married for over 30 years, to his best friend, Kim Anderson and together they eventually raised three children. He has been a minister for over 30 years, but don’t hold that against him, he was also a businessman for 18 of those years.