Lena VanAusdle currently lives in Brooklyn, New York with her husband, Lewis, who serves as the pastor of the Queens, NY; Manhattan, NY; New Jersey North; and Hartford, CT and Senior pastor of the Lilongwe, Blantyre, and Nkwazi Malawi congregations of United Church of God.
She has her bachelor’s degree in English and master’s degree in Clinical Counseling. Her passions (in no particular order) include traveling, writing, helping people, cooking, quilting, and God’s way of life.
Active in the ministry of Jesus Christ for more than four decades, Victor Kubik is a long-time pastor and Christian writer who, together with his wife Beverly, has served in pastoral and administrative roles in churches and regions in the American Midwest, Europe, Asia and Africa. In addition to his broad speaking role, he regularly contributes to church publications and writes a blog for the Beyond Today and UCG web sites. He was named president of the United Church of God in 2013 by the Church’s 12-man Council of Elders.