Ryan Kuja (MA, The Seattle School of Theology & Psychology) is a writer, trauma-informed spiritual director, and pastoral counselor. A global citizen with a background in international mission, relief, and development, he has lived on the front lines of shalom in fifteen cities on five continents. His writing has been published in a variety of theological journals as well as at Sojourners, Red Letter Christians and Missio Alliance. His book, From the Inside Out: Reimagining Mission, Recreating the World is a clarion call for the integration of action and contemplation, spiritual formation and mission. You can find him at ryankuja.com and on twitter as @ryankuja.