OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announced today the “SuperSoul 100,” a dynamic group of 100 trailblazers whose vision and life’s work are elevating humanity and encouraging others to do the same. Curated by the OWN leadership team, the “SuperSoul 100” list recognizes remarkable individuals in five categories: Soul Creatives, Soul Entrepreneurs, Soul Givers, Soul Igniters and Soul Teachers. Multnomah’s own Steven Furtick, lead pastor of Elevation Church and author of (Un)Qualified, Crash the Chatterbox, Greater, and Sun Stand Still, is recognized in the Soul Teachers group.
The SuperSoul 100 site mentioned the fast growth of Furtick’s Elevation Church in Charlotte, NC and it community impact. “In the last decade, Elevation has grown to more than 20,000 in weekly attendance, meeting at 14 locations in the Charlotte area and beyond. Through God’s faithfulness and provision, the church has seen thousands of people give their lives to Christ and had the opportunity to give over $20 million back to their community.”
This SuperSoul 100 list brings together members that span all ages, ethnic groups, industries and faiths. The complete inaugural list, including a special photo with Ms. Winfrey, will be unveiled in the September Issue of the O, The Oprah Magazine on newsstands August 10, 2016.