Luke Merrill, M.A.

Luke MerrillLuke recently graduated with his Masters Degree in Mental Health Counseling from Trinity International University and is a soon-to-be Licensed Professional Counselor. He received his Bachelors in Ministerial Studies from Christian Life College.

Luke has previously served as a Children's Pastor at Christian Life Church in Mount Prospect, IL. He comes from a long lineage of pastors, and is the fourth generation in his family to pursue ministry. Having grown up in the church as a "Pastor's Kid," Luke's heart is to have mental health be an ongoing conversation in the church.

Luke's passion is working with children and adolescents in counseling. He is driven to help clients discover their God-given identity and purpose, integrating effective strategies he used previously as a children's and youth pastor. His desire is to help parents and families in crisis.

At home, he enjoys playing board games with his wife and playing the drums.


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