Caroline Leal is a freelance journalist for WNG.org. She graduated from Regent University with a degree in English and Professional Writing, and lives in Central Texas. Follow Caroline on Twitter @anncarolineleal.


Michael is editor of FilmGrace and an associate of The Clapham Group.

Sophia is a features reporter for WORLD Magazine. She graduated from the University of Southern California with degrees in print journalism and East Asian language and culture. She lives in Los Angeles with her cat, Shalom. Follow Sophia on Twitter @SophiaLeeHyun.


Jim is a graduate of the World Journalism Institute's mid-career course.


Mickey is executive editor of WORLD Digital. He lives in North Carolina with his wife, daughter, and a dog/administrative assistant named Daisy.

Caleb is the pastor of Harvest Reformed Presbyterian Church (PCA) in Gillette, Wyo.


Bill is a pastor based in Asheville, N.C. He also serves as a member of God's World Publications' board of directors.


Onize is a reporter for WORLD Digital based in Abuja, Nigeria.


Marvin is editor in chief of WORLD News Group and the author of more than 20 books, including The Tragedy of American Compassion. His latest book is World View: Seeking Grace and Truth in Our Common Life. Follow Marvin on Twitter @MarvinOlasky.


Susan is WORLD’s story coach and has authored eight historical novels for children. Susan and her husband Marvin live in Austin, Texas. Follow Susan on Twitter @susanolasky.


Follow Arsenio on Twitter @ArsenioOrteza.


Tiffany is a correspondent for WORLD News Group.


Sarah is a writer, editor, and adoption advocate. She is a graduate of the WORLD Journalism Institute's mid-career course. Sarah and her husband live with their six teenagers in Castle Rock, Colo.


Dick lives in Summerville, S.C., is a former newspaper reporter and editor, and is now a freelance writer and caregiver for his wife with multiple sclerosis.


Andrée is the author of three books: Won't Let You Go Unless You Bless Me, Normal Kingdom Business, and We Shall Have Spring Again.


John is founder and teacher of desiringGod.org and chancellor of Bethlehem College & Seminary.


Barnabas works for Lifeway Christian Resources and is the author of The Pastor’s Kid: Finding Your Own Faith and Identity and Help My Unbelief: Why Doubt Is Not the Enemy of Faith. He and his wife live in the Nashville area with their two daughters. Follow Barnabas on Twitter @BarnabasPiper.


Lee teaches journalism at Dordt College in Sioux Center, Iowa, and is the associate dean of the World Journalism Institute.


Anna is a graduate of the WORLD Journalism Institute's mid-career course.


Vern is professor of New Testament Interpretation at Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia.


Bonnie reports on First Amendment freedoms for WORLD Digital.


Russ is a columnist for The Indianapolis Star, the director of the Pulliam Fellowship, and a member of God's World Publications' board of directors.


Joy is managing editor of School Reform News. She lives with her husband and two small children in Fort Wayne, Indiana.


Abby is a participant in the World Journalism Institute 2015 class.


Mark is a freelance writer and practicing physician living in Hot Springs, Arkansas with the love of his life who also happens to be his wife of 39 years. Follow Mark on Twitter @msrmd.


Emily is a World Journalism Institute intern.