About the Author
Scott Bessenecker is associate director for missions for InterVarsity Christian Fellowship and author of several books, including The New Friars: The Emerging Movement Serving the World´s Poor.
He sends more than two thousand students each year on short-term mission experiences in a number of urban poor locations around the world. Scott's blog, The Least of These
, is at urbana.org/blogs/least-these.
Shane Claiborne is a preacher, writer and lover of Jesus. He attended Eastern University, where he studied sociology and youth ministry. Claiborne is cofounder of The Simple Way and is currently a part of The Alternative Seminary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He serves on the board of the Christian Community Development Association. He is the author of The Irresistible Revolution
and coauthor of Jesus for President.
Catch up with him at thesimpleway.org.
Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove (M.Div., Duke Divinity School) is director of the School for Conversion in Durham, North Carolina, where he is a member of the Rutba House new monastic community. He is the author of To Baghdad and Beyond
and coauthor of Inhabiting the Church: Biblical Wisdom for a New Monasticism.
He is also the coeditor of School(s) for Conversion: 12 Marks of a New Monasticism.
Catch up with him at newmonasticism.org.