David Asscherick is a speaker of Light Bearers and co-founder of ARISE. Since 1999, he has been traveling the globe preaching and teaching the gospel of Jesus Christ. He is the author of God In Pain: Another Look at Evil, Suffering, and the Cross, his first book. He and his wife, Violeta, are the happy parents of two boys, Landon and Jabel. They enjoy backpacking, climbing, running, fly fishing, and reading. He and his family have recently relocated to Australia to facilitate a partnership with the North New South Wales Conference, though his role at Light Bearers will not change.