Dr. Mark Van Gundy, (affectionately known as Papa Mark) is from Jacksonville Florida, he was born again at the age of eighteen; and is married to Mary, and they have two lovely daughters, Rachel and Naomi. Pastor Mark received a call from God to preach His Word. He graduated from Christ for the Nations Institute in Dallas Texas, after which God led him to Britain for two years of ministry. Pastor Mark went back to the United States to continue in ministry serving as a Youth Pastor.
Later he served as the Associate Pastor in a local church at Jacksonville, Florida. Pastor Mark ministers under a prophetic anointing and has also travelled and ministered in the UK, Costa Rica, Ghana, Nigeria and Brazil. Papa Mark is the Apostolic / Prophetic Father of the English and Portuguese Congregations of Church of Destiny in London; he is also on the Apostolic Council of Global Impact and is the European Director. Global impact has its headquarters in Jacksonville, Florida, U.S.A.

Pr. Mary has had a calling from her childhood to missions. She is the assisting Pastor of Church of Destiny. Pastor Mary ministers as a teacher to the body of Christ, with a prophetic anointing.