About Mike O’Quin
Mike O’Quin lived in Indonesia for nearly 14 years with his family, where he served as a missionary and social entrepreneur. He is the author of Java Wake, a travel adventure set there, and Growing Desperate: The Favor of God for the Poor in Spirit. Mike serves at Hope in the City, a local church in Austin, Texas, and before that he was the U.S. Director for Mustard Seed International. Mike studied journalism and psychology at Baylor University and completed a master’s degree in organizational psychology at William James College. He is passionate about helping people and teams reach their fullest potential and seeing God’s glory revealed in the least likely places. You can follow Mike along on this FaithActivators podcast and on Twitter: @mikeoquin
About Paul Richardson
Paul Richardson was born and raised in a village carved out of the jungle in Dutch New Guinea, where his parents served God and the people who lived there. With a bachelor’s degree in history and a master’s degree in educational leadership, Richardson is part of a group creating a network of state-of-the-art Christian schools in some of the most impoverished environments on earth. Richardson lives in southeast Asia with his wife, Cyndi, and their three children. Paul makes frequent trips to North America and is available to speak to groups of any size. He is the author of A Certain Risk (Zondervan, 2010).