Brandon Wrencher is a speaker, facilitator and organizer working within faith, education, and non-profit sectors at the intersections of decolonizing faith, contemplative activism, and local presence to build beloved communities. He is the founding pastor of The Good Neighbor Movement, a new inclusive and neighborhood-rooted United Methodist faith community in Greensboro, North Carolina. Rooted in his formation in small towns and the Black Church, Brandon’s visionary leadership has spanned rural, small town and urban communities in North Carolina and Chicago. He has contributed to numerous publications including Sojourners, The Other Journal, and Missio Alliance. Brandon is married to Erica, a public educator and altogether cooler and more spiritual person than him! They have two sons Phillip (5) and Morris (2).