Dr. Todd Ahrend is the founder of The Traveling Team, headquartered in Arkansas. Todd is married to Jess, who grew up at TBC. Todd and Jess have six kids, seen in the picture! In addition to Todd’s leadership of The Traveling Team, both Todd and Jess lead college Bible studies. Todd is also a speaker at Christian events and conferences, and his books are available in the TBC library.
The Traveling Team sends teams of individuals to college and university campuses for the purpose of “[mobilizing] Christians at universities and local churches to become Global Christians who fulfill their responsibility in World Evangelization. We travel to universities and churches all over the world to educate and equip them for involvement in God's global mission.” Their call is "Every student for every nation: mobilizing the next generation into God's global purpose.”
- boldness, favor, and safety for teams traveling to colleges and universities this semester
- funding for a new van for ministry
- wisdom, health, and joy in raising their children