Ignite Marriage Conference 2019

About Dr. Kidd

About The Conference


​Ignite Marriage Conference was founded in 2012 by Dr. Phil Kidd and his wife Leslie, with the intention and vision of creating stronger, healthier marriages.  Since the founding of the conference in 2012, thousands of marriages have been encouraged, delivered, restored and transformed. 


Saved by the grace of God in November of 1975, his life has never been the same since that day. After graduating Bible college in 1981, Dr. Kidd has traveled the nation speaking and preaching to hundreds of churches, youth camps, prison meetings and conferences. Dr. Kidd is the pastor of Emmaus Baptist Church in Kingsport, TN.  He has been married to his wife Leslie for over 37 years and they are the parents of 4 children.​