Ken wants to equip people to pursue Jesus. He is a professor of youth ministry at Crown College in Minnesota, and he has pastored for over twenty years in the United States and Canada. Ken directs the NEXT Ministry Conference and speaks frequently at conferences, camps and churches. Ken is the author of Grow Down: How to Build a Jesus-Centered Life and is the Blue-Letter Editor of the Jesus-Centered Bible. His new book, Make a Difference: Letting Jesus Change Everything Everyday, will be a 365 day devotional for youth and young adults. Ken has a B.A. from Taylor University, a D.C.S. and M.Div. from Regent College (Vancouver, B.C.), and a D.Min. from Trinity Western University. Ken lives in Minnesota with his wife, Kathy, and their three children.