Joe McAlpine has been in ministry for over 15 years and has had the opportunity to lead one of the fastest growing Children’s Ministries in the country. He has served on staff at churches from 800 to 8000 in attendance. Joe currently serves as the Founder and Executive Director of FamilyConnect in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. FamilyConnect is an organization with a mission to improve the relational integrity of families across the country through coaching, support and training.
Joe is passionate about helping leaders around the world reach their unique calling and gifting in ministry. During his career he has mentored and coached hundreds of people towards achieving the ministry dreams God gave them. He is an avid blogger with articles that have been featured by ministries like Orange, Compassion International, KidzMatter and CmConnect.
Joe and his wife Christy live in Milwaukee, Wisconsin proving that Chicago Bears fans can make it up north if they try hard enough. They have 4 children, Elijah, Selah, David and Elisabeth. In addition to their 4 children the McAlpines have 2 dogs, 2 cats and a tarantula named Chancho. In whatever spare time he can muster up you can find him fishing with friends or sitting on a beach plucking his ukulele.