Unconventional Ministry
Unconventional Ministry S2 EP7 with Ben Nolot

Unconventional Ministry S2 EP7 with Ben Nolot

May 12, 2020

Mr. Nolot is the Founder and CEO of Exodus Cry, a nonprofit committed to the abolition of human trafficking. He and his wife began to investigate this global issue in 2007, and they have since strived to break the cycle of commercial sexual exploitation and help to empower the victims of this. Mr. Nolot also wrote, directed, and produced the award-winning documentary Nefarious in 2011, which uncovers the trends of modern-day sex slavery.

Unconventional Ministry S2 EP6 with Margi McCombs

Unconventional Ministry S2 EP6 with Margi McCombs

April 21, 2020

Dr. McCombs is the Director of Children and Teen Trauma and Healing with the American Bible Society. Dr. McCombs helps to train facilitators around the world, providing them with the mental health resources to help youth respond to and heal from trauma. A website she recommends for resources is traumahealinginstitute.org.

Unconventional Ministry S2 EP5 with Mike Prior

Unconventional Ministry S2 EP5 with Mike Prior

April 7, 2020

Mr. Prior is the President of Financial Planning Ministry (FPM), a nonprofit that helps individuals and families establish estate plans. He has over 30 years’ experience with the ministry and enjoys helping people make the needed preparations that can benefit them throughout their lifetime. FPM has a partnership with SAT-7, along with over 100 other organizations doing ministry.

Unconventional Ministry S2 EP4 with Terry Ascott

Unconventional Ministry S2 EP4 with Terry Ascott

March 17, 2020

Dr. Terence “Terry” Ascott is the Founder and President of SAT-7. He has a passion for making Christ known in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), realizing the importance of television as a means to doing this. He helped launch SAT-7 as the first Arabic language Christian satellite television channel. SAT-7 began with just a 2-hour broadcast in 1996, and today SAT-7 is on four channels broadcasting 24/7!

Unconventional Ministry S2 EP3 with Evan Lange

Unconventional Ministry S2 EP3 with Evan Lange

March 3, 2020

Mr. Lange is the President of the Midwest Region for the global Christian foundation, The Signatry. He uses his financial knowledge to help others find tax efficient ways to give to ministries close to their heart. He claims he works with some of the most joyful, generous people in the world.

Unconventional Ministry S2 EP2 with Ray and Sue Heinen

Unconventional Ministry S2 EP2 with Ray and Sue Heinen

February 11, 2020

Husband and wife Ray and Sue Heinen both have a passion for making the Gospel available in the Middle East and North Africa. As part of the SAT-7 family, they each bring unique perspective into the challenges of the Arabic Church. Ray serves as the Director of Ministry Partnerships with SAT-7 while Sue does volunteer work for the ministry.

Unconventional Ministry S2 EP1 Wes Halula

Unconventional Ministry S2 EP1 Wes Halula

February 4, 2020

Mr. Halula is a Hollywood producer, writer, and director. He has a background in theater and film and previously did improv work for faith-based organizations, incorporating Biblical lessons in real-life scenarios (kind of a modern-day parable). His work shifted more towards film as he rebranded his production company to Pacific Daylight Films. He has experience screenwriting with Disney and working with nonprofit organizations like Compassion International, helping tell stories through film. He enjoys the challenge of learning to tell stories in new, unique ways, hoping to strengthen the faith of others in helping share stories that inspire. 

Unconventional Ministry #43 with Farah Saada (Part 2/2)

Unconventional Ministry #43 with Farah Saada (Part 2/2)

January 28, 2020

Ms. Saada is the Chief Operating Officer at Hope for Ishmael. She is the daughter of Tass Saada, a former Fatah fighter and sniper under Yasser Arafat. She tells his story of how he came to America as an immigrant and started a family, later becoming a new man after accepting Jesus as his Savior. She shares her perspective as well, explaining what it was like being raised initially with a Muslim background and a father she felt very distant from for much of her life. Once her dad became a Christian, he felt God gave him a mission to reconcile Arabs and Jews, and he founded the nonprofit Hope for Ishmael. The whole family is involved with this organization now, operating both in the US and the Middle East.

Unconventional Ministry #42 with Farah Saada (Part 1/2)

Unconventional Ministry #42 with Farah Saada (Part 1/2)

January 21, 2020

Ms. Saada is the Chief Operating Officer at Hope for Ishmael. She is the daughter of Tass Saada, a former Fatah fighter and sniper under Yasser Arafat. She tells his story of how he came to America as an immigrant and started a family, later becoming a new man after accepting Jesus as his Savior. She shares her perspective as well, explaining what it was like being raised initially with a Muslim background and a father she felt very distant from for much of her life. Once her dad became a Christian, he felt God gave him a mission to reconcile Arabs and Jews, and he founded the nonprofit Hope for Ishmael. The whole family is involved with this organization now, operating both in the US and the Middle East.

Unconventional Ministry #41 with Dan Meers

Unconventional Ministry #41 with Dan Meers

January 10, 2020

Mr. Meers comes to work every day in a suit and tail, working as the Kansas City Chiefs football mascot KC Wolf. He has donned the wolf suit for over 30 years, traveling across the country speaking at a variety of events for all ages. He sustained a major injury in 2013 while practicing a stunt for his job and nearly didn’t survive. Miraculously, he recovered and ended up publishing his story (now a 2x published author). He sees his work as a platform to impact others for Christ. He has a real enthusiasm for life and strives to make a lasting impact in his career, family, and ministry.  

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