Rev. Tom Berlin is a native of Winchester, Virginia, and a graduate of Virginia Tech and the Candler School of Theology at Emory University. Tom serves as the Lead Pastor of Floris United Methodist Church in Herndon, Virginia, a multi-site congregation with vital mission partnerships in Northern Virginia and around the globe.
A speaker and author, his recent books include Defying Gravity: Break Free From the Culture of More and Restored: Finding Redemption in our Mess. His latest book, Reckless Love: Jesus’ Call to Love Our Neighbor, will be released by Abingdon Press in spring 2019. Tom serves as the Chair of the Board of Governors for Wesley Theological Seminary in Washington, D.C., and was a member of the United Methodist Church’s Commission on a Way Forward. Tom and his wife Karen have four daughters.