Special Guests

Kamesh Sankaran

Kamesh Sankaran is a Professor of Engineering & Physics at Whitworth University and is also the head of the university’s capstone Core course, Worldviews in Policy. He has a Ph.D. in aerospace engineering from Princeton University and has over 20 years of experience as a researcher on advanced spacecraft propulsion systems. Kamesh also teaches and preaches at his local church. He grew up a devout Hindu in India and came to Christ when he was an international student in the U.S. Kamesh and his wife Angela host college students regularly in their home for Bible studies and meals and enjoy equipping them to grow in Christ.

Chris Sneller

Dr. Sneller is a professor at Houston Christian University and director of innovation for Bridges International. He has taught and lived in East Asia, Western Europe, and North America. He has been ordained since 2008 and served as a pastor in churches in Houston and London.

Ayanda Khumalo

Ayanda Khumalo is a recording artist, worship pastor, radio host and author. He has a unique Afrocentric vibe fused in with various genres, who can shift from hymns to contemporary songs while also being multicultural in everything he does. He travels leading, teaching, and training on musical worship across the world sharing the platform with Darlene Zschech, Hillsong, Aaron Schust and Mark Schultz to name a few. He has produced and recorded numerous albums and features on various podcasts like The Worship Initiative and In the Studio with Michael Card. He is a radio host for Stellar Award-winning gospel radio station, Urban Praise. He is the author of Aya and ABBA.

Ayanda currently serves as the Central Worship Arts Pastor of Woodside Bible Church in Troy, Michigan, USA overseeing the Worship Arts Ministry across all 15 campuses.