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Many evangelicals are struggling to find their place amidst social movements of change. Ben shares with how to expand the circle of human concern in your institutions and go on personal journeys of formation.


Reflecting on the peacemaking work of violence reduction and policing reform, Ben shares with business, civic, community, and philanthropic leaders about mastering complex relationships at the LISC National Conference in Houston.


On a panel with amazing leaders, Desmond Meade, Neil Volz, & Dr. Jennifer Martinez, Ben brings his message of bridging to the Othering & Belonging Conference hosted by Dr. john powell.


Ben keynotes a multiracial gathering focused on desegregating cities and expanding the Beloved Community.


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In his Op-Ed for the SF Chronicle, Ben talks about how to address police-community relationships through trust building and reform.

https://www.sfchronicle.com/opinion/openforum/article/Community-police-together-must-solve-9226164.php 

Ben’s leadership is highlighted as he shares about how Oakland reduced homicides by 50% over 5 years.

https://lawcenter.giffords.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Giffords-Law-Center-A-Case-Study-in-Hope-Lessons-from-Oaklands-Remarkable-Reduction-in-Gun-Violence.pdf

The Police Executive Research Forum brought together the leading community leaders and police chiefs for a conversation about building trust. Ben shares his perspective from years of practice.

https://www.policeforum.org/assets/policecommunitytrust.pdf

A journalist records the experiences of faith leaders on one of Ben’s Learning Labs (pilgrimages to train influencers around the intersection of race and peacemaking.

http://religiondispatches.org/tell-me-what-you-believe-about-ferguson-and-ill-tell-you-what-you-believe-about-god-a-missouri-pilgrimage/