David Staal serves as the president of Kids Hope USA, a national non-profit organization that partners local churches with elementary schools to provide mentors for at-risk students. Prior to this assignment, David led Promiseland, the childrenï¿½s ministry at Willow Creek Community Church in Barrington, Illinois. Other leadership roles he held at Willow Creek include director of communications and director of children's ministry for the Willow Creek Association. David authored Word Kids Need to Hear (2008), Leading Your Child to Jesus and Leading Kids to Jesus (2006), and Making Your Childrenï¿½s Ministry the Best Hour of Every Kidï¿½s Week (2004, co-authored with Sue Miller). David also serves as the senior editor of Todayï¿½s Childrenï¿½s Ministry, an electronic publication and web site from Christianity Today International. He lives in Grand Haven, MI, with his wife Becky, son Scott, and daughter Erin. David Staal es director de Promiseland, ministerio de niÃ±os de la Iglesia de la Comunidad de Willow Creek en Barrington, Illinois. Con Sue Miller, escribiÃ³ Haga que su ministerio de niÃ±os sea la mejor hora de la semana para ellos. TambiÃ©n escribe y es editor de today's Children's Ministry, una publicaciÃ³n electrÃ³nica y sitio en Internet de Christianity Today International.