ABOUT SKYE

Skye Jethani iswn author,s,aker, consultant and ordained pastor. He also serves as the cohost of the popular Phil V.Fer Podeas, a weekly show than blends saute..ral and theological Insights with comical conversation. Between ma, and mi,Skya ottupled numerous roles. Chrisdaniry Today, leading communications minis, launched by Billy Graham. He served esboth the mameging end senior editor of leadership Joumal and as she Director orMission Advancement for CT. He was also she senior producer orlIlis Is Our City, muki.elry projemelling the stories ofC.Istlans working for the common good of.. communities.

Skye hos been a sought after consultant for groups facing challenges arthe intersection of faith ..culture like The Lausanne Movement, The White House Office of Faith.11ased and Neighborhood Partnerships, and theinterfaith Tooth Core.Apn from Chtislianity Todays truga.na and wankel. Skye has* wrglen for The Washington PostVOn Faith. column, Flelevant.ChurehLeaders.corti, and he Is a regular contributor to The Flu.gtonPost_Skye is frequently featured on radio programs around the country including Moody Bad es Midday Connection, WORD. in Pittsburgh, Chicago Public Iladio’s Vocolo, and ■So with Karl Claus= on ufmoam in Chicago.

Mot to his roles with ChlistianityToday, Skye served for six years in full-time pastoral ministry at Blanchard Alliance Church in Wheaton, Illinois, as a teaching pastor. He is a ‘Featured Preacher’ on Preachingnday.com, and Skye speaks regularly at churches, conferences, tolleges, and retreats both in the U.S. and internationally. He has ban invited to speak acevems Including Q.Catalyst.Neulong Church Mars Hill Bible Church, Fdlowship Missionary Raptor Church, end the U.S. Naval Academy Chapel.ln recent years he has preached at both megachurches and led small workshops on topics including faith and consumerism, leadership, interfaith cooperation, spiritual formation, global mission, church tremis. Christianity and /lance, faith and vomion, and Common Good Christianity.

TRAINING

Skye is ordained in the Christian k Missionary Alliance, a Protestant denomination egablisM1..188, The C.Abss approximately 5og000 members in the US and Canada, and en addidonal 8 million in 75 other coon… He earned a Masters of Divinity degree in 100e from 7.1ty Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield.lninah. WEneat Trinity, Skye served asa pastoral intem at Libertyville Evangelical Fr. Church and a student chaplain at Lake Fare. Hospital. Miami University in Oxford. Ohio, is where Skye conducted his undergraduate studies in History and Comparadve Religion v.. special focus on Islam He also studied Buddhinnjudaism, and Early Christianity.

FAMILY

Skye and his wire.Amarkda.bave been friends since high school. They were monied 1.11999,nd currently live in Wheaton, Illinois, with the.hreechildren.e, Isaac, and Lucy. Skye, .her immigrated to.e United Slates from India in 1970 to complete his medical training at Cook .unly H.pital in Ching. Hu mother was a nurse and a rufive CM1i,oan.Growing op in a mu.ethnic home gave Skye a .verse outlook and broad exposure to culture. Before college he Fad already travel. to nearly, .reign caun.es on 5 co.nents.Skye ,w up in Glen Ellyn, lllinou, end graduated from Llenbard Soo. High School.

WHAT KIND OF NAME IS SKYE,ANYWAY?

Skye and his wire.Amarkda.bave been friends since high school. They were monied 1.11999,nd currently live in Wheaton, Illinois, with the.hreechildren.e, Isaac, and Lucy. Skye, .her immigrated to.e United Slates from India in 1970 to complete his medical training at Cook .unly H.pital in Ching. Hu mother was a nurse and a rufive CM1i,oan.Growing op in a mu.ethnic home gave Skye a .verse outlook and broad exposure to culture. Before college he Fad already travel. to nearly, .reign caun.es on 5 co.nents.Skye ,w up in Glen Ellyn, lllinou, end graduated from Llenbard Soo. High School.