Pastors Joe and Lori Champion are the founders of Celebration Church, a multisite church with campuses across the Austin, Texas metroplex and international locations in Mozambique, Africa.
With a passion to connect people with their destiny, Celebration has grown a worldwide audience with thousands of attendees weekly since launching in 2000.
Pastor Joe is a globally recognized leader and speaker who serves on the boards of One Hope and Oral Roberts University. He is also part of the Lead Team of the Association of Related Churches, an international church planting organization. Through example, Pastor Joe equips and empowers ministry leaders to take hold of God’s calling on their lives with an emphasis on the importance of maintaining Christ-like integrity and character.
Lori has a passion to see God’s house and His people grow and flourish. In addition to leading Celebration as Co-Pastor, she travels and speaks internationally. With a rich ministry heritage and a personal depth in Christ, Lori boldly inspires and equips leaders to run in their God-given callings!
Joe and Lori lead 2Strong, a marriage and ministry conference designed to equip couples who lead together to thrive in life, love and leadership.
Their greatest joys in life are their three boys: Mason, Connor and Jackson.