*Dr. Bill Krewson-
A native of the Philadelphia area, Bill attended college and seminary at Bob Jones University. From there he pastored a church near Charlotte, North Carolina. After five years, he returned to seminary and studied at both The Master’s Seminary in Los Angeles and at Biblical Theological Seminary in Hatfield, PA. He received a Ph.D. in early church history at Drew University. He is Chair of the Undergraduate Programs in Bible and Ministry at Philadelphia Biblical University and also serves as Teaching Pastor at Chelten Baptist Church in Dresher, PA.
Andy is the author of “Cultural Making: Recovering Our Creative Calling,” winner of Christianity Today’s 2009 Book Award for Christianity and Culture and named one of the best books of 2008 by Publishers Weekly, Relevant, Outreach and Leadership. In 2011 he became special assistant to the president at Christianity Today International, where he is also executive producer of This Is Our City, a multi-year project featuring documentary video, reporting, and essays about Christians seeking the flourishing of their cities. He serves on the governing boards of Fuller Theological Seminary and Equitas Group, a philanthropic organization focused on ending child exploitation in Haiti and Southeast Asia. He is also a member of the editorial board of Books & Culture, a senior fellow of the International Justice Mission’s IJM Institute, and a member of the Board of Advisors for the John Templeton Foundation. His writing has appeared in The Wall Street Journal and in several editions of Best Christian Writing and Best Spiritual Writing. He lives with his family in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania. From 1998 to 2003, Andy was the editor-in-chief of re:generation quarterly, a magazine for an emerging generation of culturally creative Christians. For ten years he was a campus minister with InterVarsity Christian Fellowship at Harvard University. He studied classics at Cornell University and received an M.Div. summa cum laude from Boston University School of Theology.
***Dr. John Ng-
For the past 40 years, John served as a pastor in California and New York church and taught in several seminaries as an adjunct and full-time professor. He was the Associate Professor of Pastoral Studies at the Alliance Theological Seminary.
JR Woodward is a church planter, activist, missiologist, and author of Creating a Missional Culture (IVP 2012). He founded [New Life Christian Fellowship(nlcf)] and cofounded Kairos LA as well as the Ecclesia Network, where he serves as the Director of Leadership and Congregational Formation.