Praise for Ir-rev-rend

“I get the chance to hang with a lot of Pastors and there are very few that I know who are as “real” as Greg Surratt. You will find this book refreshingly honest and encouraging. Everyone needs an ‘Ir-Rev-Rend’ in their life.”
Mark Batterson, pastor at National Community Church, author of In a Pit with a Lion on a Snowy Day

“Filled with life-changing wisdom and sidesplitting humor.”
Craig Groeschel, author, and founder of Life Church TV

“In a world where most people think they gain credibility by hiding their imperfections, Greg Surratt turns that myth on its head with IR-REV-REND.”
Phil Cooke, filmmaker, and author of Jolt

“To those tired of the plastic, shallow spirituality, IR-REV-REND is for you.”
Darrin Patrick, Journey Church pastor and author of Church Planter

“Greg Surratt is really qualified to write this book. He is sincere, humble and without pretense.”
Brady Boyd, author of Fear No Evil

“IR-REV-REND will leave you wanting more of the God behind the stories.”
Larry Osborne, author, and pastor at North Coast Church in Vista, CA

“IR-REV-REND is a delightful adventure.”
Matthew Barnett, author, and co-founder of the Dream Center

“This is a book that people will be talking about for years.”
Ron Hall, author of Same Kind of Different as Me

“Blatantly honest, refreshingly authentic, and continually comedic.”
Pete Wilson, pastor at Cross Point Church, and author of Plan B

“IR-REV-REND will push you to a place of real, raw life-changing faith.”
Steven Furtick, pastor at Elevation Church, and author of Sun Stand Still

“The laughing brain engages more than the bored brain. Prepare to laugh, learn, and grow by reading Greg Surratt’s true life tales of family, marriage, church and leadership in IR-REV-REND. I couldn’t put it down.”
Dave Travis, co-author of Beyond Megachurch Myths

“Greg Surratt is one of the most life-giving and wise leaders I know. He brings that insight and wisdom to the terrific book.”
Jud Wilhite, pastor at Central Christian Church and author of Throw it Down

“There are books and there are books that matter and make a difference. This is absolutely one that matters and makes a difference.”
Brent Rowan, producer, musician, composer

“This book is a lot like Greg; honest, funny, and entertaining, and at the same time, powerful, poignant, and thought provoking.”
John Siebling, pastor at The Life Church of Memphis

“This compelling book will inspire you to live your own brand of ir-rev-rence.”
Joe Champion, author of Rocked and pastor at Celebration Church

“I can tell you this: Greg Surratt is one of the good guys.”
Bob Buford, founder of Leadership Network and author of Halftime

“Oh my gosh! Put down everything else and read this book. Vintage Surratt.”
Michael Fletcher, author, and pastor at Manna Church

“This book is a must read.”
Jonathan Falwell, author, and pastor at Thomas Road Baptist Church

Purchase Ir-rev-rend here: Ir-rev-rend: Christianity Without the Pretense. Faith Without the Façade

To see a video trailer for the book click HERE

Greg is the founding pastor of Seacoast Church, one of the early adopters of the multi-site model. Located in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina, Seacoast has been recognized by various media as an innovative and influential thought leader in future strategies for church growth and development.

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