Dr. Eric Mason is the founder and lead pastor of Epiphany Fellowship in Philadelphia, PA. He lives in the heart of Philadelphia with his wife Yvette and three sons, Immanuel, Nehemiah, Ephraim and daughter, Amalyah. He is the founder and president of Thriving, an urban resource collaborative committed to developing leaders for ministry in an inner-city context. Dr. Mason has written three books, Manhood Restored, Beat God to the Punch, and Unleashed.
Dr. Mason has been graced by God to preach and teach at churches and conferences in the US and abroad. He is the recipient of multiple degrees, including a BS in Psychology from Bowie State University, a Master of Theology from Dallas Theological Seminary, and a Doctoral degree from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. Dr. Mason was first burdened to go into full-time vocational service after trusting Christ as an undergraduate.
Dr. Mason then was called to serve as the Regional Director of the Urban Schools Alternative at Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship. Upon receiving the call to Philly, Fellowship Bible Church in Little Rock, AR offered to train him in leadership and church planting. After his commissioning, Dr. Mason moved with his family to Philadelphia to plant Epiphany While starting Epiphany Fellowship, Dr. Mason served for a time as an adjunct professor at Biblical Theological Seminary.