Aaron Graham – The District Church, Washington D‪C‬

Saddam Hussein
Jesse Jackson
Boston crack house.

Today on The Pursuit: Aaron Graham.

Aaron is the founding and lead pastor of The District Church in Washington, DC. His journey as a missionary kid led him to move to Kuwait. And then 3 months later, Saddam Hussein invaded and took his family hostage. 

Adam Taylor - Sojourners
Adam Taylor - Sojourners


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Follow Aaron on Twitter: @aarongrahamdc
The District Church: www.districtchurch.org
Boston Globe 4-part piece on Quincy Street Missional Church 


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Richard Lee

Richard Lee is a sought-after speaker on issues of justice and the Church, speaking at churches across the nation for the last 20 years. His TEDx talk “Slavery Still Exists. Here’s How to End It.” can be found on the TED.com website.

Richard works for International Justice Mission, training and equipping staff and survivors to carry the message of ending injustice to the global stage. He also serves as the Director of Advancement for the Asian America Christian Collaborative. Before joining IJM, Richard served 20 years in pastoral ministry at churches like Liquid Church and Bethany Well Church in New Jersey. In addition, he currently serves as an advisory board member for One Days Wages & pastoral faculty at Highrock Church in Boston. (All views expressed are his own.)

Richard received his degree in Mathematics from Columbia College (NYC) and his master’s of divinity from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. He resides in New Jersey with his wife Theresa and their two children.

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