Love Like Jesus Resources & Friends

There are a lot of resources on Love, marriage, relationships available online. At Love Like Jesus, it is important to us to curate the resources that we believe to fit into our desire to see transformation happen from the inside out. We are continuously on the look out for individuals and organizations that could be helpful to you.

This resource section of the website is designed to introduce you to many of them and the ministries they represent.

In addition, we work in collaboration with our sister organization the Agape Project. Recently this group held a 2 day symposium on Love & Transformation attended by over 70 leaders from around the country. There are several of these leaders listed in this section as well.

Jason Lehman

Jason Lehman

With a heart for people and a passion for Jesus, Jason serves as the Executive Director for LoveLikeJesus.com, a community of Christian leaders providing tools, resources and fellowship to equip the family and culture to authentically love like Jesus. He is also the Lead Strategist at Keenly Interactive, a boutique communication and marketing consultancy centered … Continued

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John & Pat Sloan

President and Vice President of Discipling Partners Inc. Both John and Pat graduated from ASU in 1962. John’s degree is in Earth Science and Pat’s is in Elementary Education. The Sloans developed and published the small group discipleship process titled Forum of Four. They have two children and nine grandchildren.

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Jon Hori

Regional Director of the West Coast and East Asia for seeJesus. Prior to joining seeJesus, Jon helped plant Lifesong Community Church in Chino, CA and served as their lead pastor for nine years. B.A. at U.C. Irvine; MDiv. at Fuller Theological Seminary He and his wife, Sonia, stay busy raising four young children, Kristin, Evan, … Continued

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Joshua (Josh) & Cecil Wroten

Josh is the Lead Pastor at Grace Church in Fremont, CA; Director of Church Planting for Next Generation Churches of Northern California. Cecil is the Staff Coach and Discipleship Coordinator at Grace Church in Fremont, CA. Josh received a B.A. Theology – Trinity Baptist College; MDiv Theology – Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary. Cecil received … Continued

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Karen Ellis

In her twenty-three-year career, Karen Ellis has been seen in classrooms, national conferences, on television, on film and onstage. From 1998-2007, Ellis hosted a morning-drive radio program on KWPZ in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. Today Ellis teaches, writes and speaks on Human Rights, International Religious Freedom and the Persevering Church. She is an adjunct professor … Continued

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Karl Clauson

Karl is the “Morning Host @ WMBI 90.1 FM” in Chicago, IL. His former radio program was a finalist for the 2014 National Religious Broadcasters Radio Program of the Year. Karl is a teaching pastor at The Bridge in Chicago. Karl completed the 1,100 mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race at the age of 18. … Continued

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Keplen (Kep) Crabb

Executive Director of NewWay Ministries located in Silverthorne, Colorado and of LargerStory.com Undergrad in Psychology Kep is married to Kim. They have two children, Josie (18) and Jakob (15).

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Kevin Butcher

Senior Pastor – Hope Community Church, Detroit, Michigan 2002 – present; Senior Pastor – Grace Community Church, Detroit, Michigan 1987-2001 B.A. Psychology – Taylor University, cum laude graduate 1976; ThM Dallas Theological Seminary Author of the forthcoming NavPress book, Choose and Choose Again: The Brave Act of Returning to God’s Love, due to be published … Continued

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Linda Milner

Professional therapist, certified coach, corporate trainer and group facilitator, Linda Milner helps people create empowered, meaningful lives. She lectures and conducts seminars and workshops throughout the United States for corporations, churches, businesses, organizations and groups. Linda’s seminars cover topics such as; Communications, Personality Styles, Conflict Stress Reduction. She has created the highly successful “Journey to … Continued

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Marty Caldwell

Executive Senior Vice President, Young Life International Divisions, 96 countries across five divisions: Africa, Asia, Latin America, former Soviet Union, and greater Europe. Reaching 650,000 teenagers annually with 11,000 volunteer leaders and over 1,000 full time staff outside the U.S. Young Life International has doubled in impact every two years for the last decade. Marty … Continued

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Maureen Price

Executive Director of Cloud-Townsend Resources since 1998. Under her leadership, CTR established powerfully effective workshops and events. She loves being a part of helping people overcome obstacles to their relational and personal success. Prior to Cloud-Townsend Resources, she worked with Hallmark Cards for five years and won the prestigious National Salesperson of the Year Award … Continued

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Pam Baldwin

Director for Joni and Friends Arizona. She is a Minister to Persons with Disabilities at First Southern Baptist Church at Sahuaro Ranch (FSBCG) in Glendale, Arizona for the last 18 years and their disability ministry has changed the culture their church. Pam has been counseling and working with individuals affected by disabilities for the past … Continued

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Patricia (Patti) Enns

Patti and her husband, Gaylord, have worked closely in pastoral ministry throughout the 47 years of their marriage. She is a founding member of Love Revolution Now and serves on the board of directors. She is the founder of Hope for Life, a ministry to mothers with children coming out of homelessness. She received her … Continued

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Paul E. Miller

Executive Director of seeJesus. B.A. History, Temple University, MDiv. Biblical Seminary After co-founding a multi-racial inner city Christian school in Philadelphia, Paul helped his father (Jack Miller) start World Harvest Mission (now called Serge), where he served as associate director for 14 years. During that time, he wrote the Sonship course. In 1999, he founded … Continued

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Rev. Denise Kingdom Grier

Denise is the lead pastor at Maple Avenue Ministries, a multi-ethnic, multi- cultural and multi-generational congregation in Holland, Michigan. Maple Avenue Ministries is the first union church of the Reformed Church in America and the Christian Reformed Church. Rev. Grier graduated from Shaw University in Raleigh, NC where she received a BA in psychology. After … Continued

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Rev. Dr. Carl F. Ellis, Jr.

Reverend Dr. Carl F. Ellis, Jr. currently serves as Assistant Professor of Practical Theology at Redeemer Seminary in Dallas and as adjunct faculty at WTS, CUTS, Reformed Theological Seminary and Biblical Seminary. Since 1994, Dr. Ellis has also served as the President of Project Joseph, a ministry that seeks to equip the church for today’s … Continued

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Ron L. Storm

Regional Representative for Moody Global Ministries: Leadership Gifts & Stewardship BS History, San Diego State University; MS Marriage, Family and Child Counseling Ron has been married for 36 years to Linda. They have three grown sons: Caleb, Aaron, and Daniel (married to Esther). Ron and Linda are also guardians for Mary Hua, the only child … Continued

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Roy Cochran

As a pastor to artists, Roy mentors, counsels and prays with some of the most influential worship leaders and artists, both nationally and throughout southern California. He serves with The Grove Center for the Arts & Media as a mentor and pastor to artists. For the last 25 years, Roy has served the Church as … Continued

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Shelley Komoszewski

Shelley serves as Senior Ministry Partner Representative at Josh McDowell Ministry. Since 1997 she has been using her communications and public relation skills to help connect people with strategic opportunities to advance the gospel across the globe. She is a graduate of the University of Northwestern—St. Paul with degrees in Communications and Bible. Shelley is … Continued

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