Rob Bell is a bestselling author, international teacher and highly sought after public speaker. His books include The New York Times bestseller Love Wins, along with What We Talk About When We Talk About God, The Zimzum of Love, Velvet Elvis, Sex God, Jesus Wants to Save Christians and Drops Like Stars. At age 28 he founded Mars Hill Bible Church in Michigan, and under his leadership it was one of the fastest-growing churches in America. In 2011 he was profiled in Time magazine as one of their 100 most influential people. Rob was featured on Oprah's 2014' Life You Want' Tour and spoke at venues around the world in 2015 on the `Everything is Spiritual' Tour. He and his wife Kristen have three children and live in Los Angeles.
Praise for Rob Bell:
Bell is at the forefront of a rethinking of Christianity.' Time
`One of the most influential evangelical pastors.' The New York Times
`Rob Bell is one of the hottest names.' Boston Globe
`Bell will be joined by the likes of Brian McLaren, James Martin, Diana Butler Bass and Carol Howard Merritt.' Christianity Today
`Forever grateful for the brilliant mind, boundless heart and fierce faith of Rob Bell. His work convinced me that it was possible - maybe necessary and thrilling - to be a person of both faith and intellect ... Please read everything Rob's ever written and then go see him live.' Glennon Doyle Melton, author of Carry On, Warrior
`It isn't easy to develop a biblical imagination that takes in the comprehensive and eternal work of Christ ... Rob Bell goes a long way in helping us acquire just such an imagination - without a trace of soft sentimentality and without compromising an inch of evangelical conviction.' Eugene H. Peterson, Professor Emeritus of Spiritual Theology, Regent College, and author of The Message and The Pastor