Shape: The Business of a Meaningful Life
In the following pages we are introduced to eight familiar and truthful principles surrounded by stories. They are 'truthful' because they reflect how things are made to work. They are the 'shape' of reality. The manner in which they are presented may appear new but the concept itself will likely resonate with you. The choice is to make the principle, a practice. More
Jesse’s experience in the former Soviet Union began in 1992 as an educational consultant for the Russian Education Federation. He traveled extensively throughout Russia, Ukraine and Belarus leading teams of American educators to more than 40 cities. After 31 years on the Staff of Cru he founded the nonprofit organization, Global Leadership, Inc.. In addition, he cofounded a manufacturing export business operating out of Kiev, Ukraine.
Jesse’s background is primarily in the field of education and leadership development. He did his undergraduate work at Moody College and graduate studies at Dallas Theological Seminary. He, also, serves on the board of the Francis A. Schaeffer Foundation based in Gryon, Switzerland. Dr. Schaeffer understood that what a person believes influences the way he acts in history and individual situations. This philosophy deeply informs Jesse’s view of his life and work.
Jesse and his wife Carolynn make their home together in the Atlanta, Georgia area. Their 4 children and 10 grandchildren also live in the greater Atlanta area.