Our Directors support the viral growth of The CBR Journal around the world.  They help with the distribution of The CBR Journal in their region.  They also provide guidance to churches and networks who are seeking to establish a "viral culture" of Gospel-Centered Daily Bible Reading in Community.  

Ted Sinn  //  International Director

Ted created The CBR Journal while serving as the Lead Pastor of NewCity Orlando.  As the International Director of The CBR Journal, he supports the viral growth of the Journal, creates our workshop materials and provides on site training to our Partner Churches.  In addition to his role with The CBR Journal, Ted serves as a Trusted Advisor to church planting churches and the Training Coordinator for Acts29 USSE.  



Anand Mahadevan  //  India

Anand is business journalist, church planter and author.  He has been working with leading business magazines and newspapers in India for about 25 years.  He is the Lead Planter at New City Church, Mumbai through whom God is engaging professionals, artists and entrepreneurs with the Gospel.  His first book `Grace of God and Flaws of Men’ will be published by LifeWay in June 2018. 

Alberto Puente  //  Spain

Alberto is the Pastor of Iglesia Bautista Fe in Sevilla...a church he Planted in 2012.  Since 2012, he has planted two more churches in Sevilla.  Alberto is honored to train, advise and support church plants and church planters throughout Spain.   

Grant Van Schalkwyk  //  United Kingdom

Grant is the Lead Elder at Redeemer Church Plymouth, a church planting church in the South West of England. He has a passion for raising leaders so that more churches can be planted in order for more people to hear and know the good news of Jesus.

Louise Gibbon  //  South Africa

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Russ Kapusinski  //  Southern California

Russ Kapusinski is a seasoned Church Planter and Pastor of Pastors.  Russ was an “early adopter” of The CBR Journal and has “infected’ many churches and church plants with the tool.  Russ is the Regional Director for The CBR Journal in Southern California.