Scott Shaum has served, with his wife Beth, as a church planter amongst Cantonese speaking blue-collar workers in Hong Kong and as a pastor at a church in Detroit. Currently he is Director of Staff Care and Development and also serves as a spiritual guide, shepherd, coach, debriefer, and trainer to field leaders and workers in numerous Asian, Muslim, and human trafficking contexts with Barnabas International. Scott regularly speaks on spiritual vitality, a theology of suffering, and various leadership topics. Scott and Beth have been married 27 years. They have three sons ages 20-25.