Screen Shot 2016-07-28 at 9.47.34 PMDr. Mark Ongley has over 30 years of pastoral ministry experience and holds a Doctor of Ministry degree in Formational Counseling with a special focus upon sexual issues. Since 2001 he has helped many people find healing and greater wholeness in the area of their sexuality.

Mark pastors Ashes to Life in Beaver Falls, PA—a United Methodist congregation reaching out to people in recovery. He has served as an adjunct professor at Ashland Seminary and is author of Into the Light: Healing Sexuality in Today’s Church (Seedbed Publishing,released summer of 2016).

Since 2006 he has been a part of a team of counselors for “Come Away with Me” Retreats. Hundreds of pastors, missionaries and their spouses have benefited from these retreats. His wife Lauri and their two daughters bring him joy and remind him not to take himself too seriously!