The 2016 “GLM 40 Edition” highlights Pastor Bill Hybels in the area of Faith & Spirituality. Bill Hybels is senior pastor of Willow Creek Community Church; a church of more than 25,000 in the Chicago suburb of South Barrington, Illinois that celebrated its 40th year in 2015. He founded The Global Leadership Summit with a commitment to develop and mentor leaders worldwide, now impacting leaders in 125 countries. Hybels is the best-selling author of more than 20 books and his new video curriculum, Leading From Here to There: 5 Essential Skills, was released in August 2016. He was quoted saying, “Obeying the Spirit instead of your own self-centered whims will lead you to places you’ve never been, challenge you in ways you have never been challenged, and invite levels of sacrifice you never dreamed you could make. This is the power and the promise of full-throttle faith, of living a life fueled solely by God.” We are proud to recognize Pastor Bill Hybels in the area of Faith & Spirituality for his servant leadership and ministry of excellence in the year of 2016!