From Broken to Full: 86 Million Children Out of School
86 million children are out of school as a result of war around the world in the 25 countries that we are praying about serving in.
My 2022 Reading List
In 2022, I enjoyed reading these books that opened my mind to deeper levels of personal reflection, new concepts of what leadership entails and, topics that expanded my imagination. I hope you will pick up one or more from this list for your next reading adventure.
Ben and Susie’s 2024 Transition
Serving as the chief steward of the KICS Vision, Mission and Values has and continues to be such a great joy. When the Lord called us into this role in 2014, amidst much uncertainty as a family around Susie’s health, and at a time of significant transition for the KICS community, we had no idea all that God has had in store.
Leaders are Readers
This is a phrase that is shared throughout various classrooms in schools, seminar spaces and lecture halls. I must say I have found this to be true at every interaction with any levels of leaders. Most often, I find leaders not only reading one book, but often two books at a time.
Three Commitments to Build “A Community That Confounds Culture”
I strongly believe in the power of communities to confound our modern culture by daring to take the road less traveled. Here are three commitments we can make to build a community that confounds culture.
Engaging the Majority World
Like many of you, I have a heart for education. Not just education, but transformative education that is rooted and grounded in the love of Jesus Christ. I dedicate my energy, effort, and experience to bless children through the gift of education.
Three Practices for Leading Through Hard Times
In following these three practices, I hope you find the courage you need to take the next step. To proceed properly on the pathway He provides. Don’t look for shortcuts, don’t look for the easy way out, and don’t give up. God has called you, He has equipped you, He has entrusted a piece of His earthly kingdom to you. You are His ambassador to your family, to your business, and to your community.
Innovation and Resilience in Rwanda | Strength & Courage
"By working together, anything can be overcome. Strength and Courage can be combined and multiplied in community."
Our Journey Through Cancer | Strength & Courage
"The way she continued to love each of the kids, me and others was significant and impactful. She didn't let the fear of what was supposed to be, deter her from being who she was. It was and is such a gift."