Interview with Chris Horst of HOPE International

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Chris Horst is Vice President of Development at HOPE International, a nonprofit which reaches into communities around the world, offering Christian discipleship and job training along with micro-loans.  In this interview, Chris talks about the importance of work for evangelism, human wholeness, and faithfulness to Christ’s commission.


Chris Horst is VP of development for HOPE International. In addition to his role at HOPE, Chris serves on the boards of the Denver Institute for Faith & Work and the Colorado Microfinance Alliance. Chris has been published in Christianity Today and co-authored Mission Drift with Peter Greer (2014). Chris received his B.S. in business from Taylor University in Indiana and his MBA at Bakke Graduate University. He and his wife, Alli, have two sons, Desmond and Abe, and live in Denver, CO, where they are active members of City Church Denver.