Who is R. York Moore?
R. York Moore serves as National Evangelist for InterVarsity Christian Fellowship USA. He is the author of “Growing Your Faith by Giving it Away” and “Making All Things New: God’s Dream for Global Justice.” Moore is a frequently sought after speaker, and modern-day abolitionist. Through the Price of Life anti-trafficking movement York founded, he has been able to mobilize hundreds of thousands of Americans to passionately and practically engage the issue of the commercial sexual exploitation of children. Working widely with political leaders, business elite, communities and international non-governmental agencies, R. York Moore has been able to help forward the cause of front-line organizations in their work to fight human trafficking.
York came to faith at the University of Michigan as an Atheist philosophy honors student after a miraculous encounter with Jesus during an attempted suicide on Christmas Eve of 1989. Since his conversion, R. York Moore has shared Jesus all over the world and has helped lead InterVarsity Christian Fellowship in doubling the number of students coming to faith in Jesus over the last 10 years in the U.S..
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R. York Moore is a passionate and visionary leader. York deeply values spiritual formation, relational intelligence, innovation, and collaboration. An effective communicator and orator, York casts vision and leads change through his communication skills on-line, in publications, and with live audiences. York has traveled the world, working with organizational leaders and academic institutions in their context to mobilize constituents to more effectively engage their mission. He has led change organizationally in large not-for-profit organizations and in the local church. York is a published author and blogger in magazines like Outreach, Preaching Today, and EMQ . He also is a Cabinet member for Luis Palau’s ‘Next Generation Alliance‘ and is a Compassion International speaker. York holds a BA in Philosophy from the University of Michigan and an MA in Global Leadership from Fuller Theological Seminary. R. York Moore lives in Canton, MI with his wife and three kids.
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