James served the NAD as youth/young adults ministries director for 17 years. He currently serves the NAD as Staff Chaplain and Director for Prayer, Reconnect and Retention Ministries. He has authored 15 books and resources. His new role grants him the privilege of working with all ministries within the church. He is passionate about engaging the entire church in community prayer evangelism, and creating an environment for intergenerational relationships in order to strengthen mission opportunities. He is married to Maxine and they have 3 adult children and 7 grandchildren.