Francis Chan
Author, Speaker

Francis Chan is the best-selling author of books, Crazy Love, Forgotten God, Erasing Hell and the host of the BASIC.series (Who is God & We Are Church). He has also written the children’s books Halfway Herbert, The Big Red Tractor and the Little Village and Ronnie Wilson’s Gift. Francis is the founding pastor of Cornerstone Church in Simi Valley, California, and is the founder of Eternity Bible College. Currently, Francis is working to on a church planting movement in the inner city of San Francisco and has recently launched a countrywide discipleship movement along with David Platt called Multiply.  Francis now lives in Northern California with his wife, Lisa, and their five children.

Articles + Resources


Being Brutally Honest with Your Situation

[s3video s3url="/2017+East/Francis+Chan.mp4" s3bucket="ExpoTraining" width="842" /]   In this video from Exponential East 2017, Francis Chan shares the challenges he is…

Francis Chan: ‘Do You Have the Heart of a Disciple Maker?’

Author, pastor and disciple maker Francis Chan says that before we can disciple others, we must know our heart’s true…


Francis Chan Main Session 2010


Francis Chan Main Session Exponential 2009

Francis Chan inspires the crowd in the final session of the 2009 Exponential Conference. "The Art of Movements"