Rob Bell was named one of Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in the World in 2011. Rob Bell is the author of a number of books, including Velvet Elvis, Drops Like Stars, and the New York Times Bestsellers Love Wins and What We Talk About When We Talk About God. The founding pastor of Mars Hill, an innovative church in Grand Rapids, Michigan, his Nooma short film series has been viewed by over thirty million people around the world. His sold-out speaking tours of clubs and theaters have repeatedly taken him around the English-speaking world and in 2013 he launched CraftLab, a leadership event designed to help executives, writers, artists, and activists develop and create compelling new content. He and his wife Kristen live with their three children in Southern California. For more information on Rob go to: www.robbell.com.