and Lanecia Rouse Tinsley to lead summer youth event
Ciona Rouse is a free-lance writer and event speaker living in Nashville, Tennessee.
grew up in South Carolina where she
was actively involved in the SC Conference Council on Youth Ministry
She has a long history with Lake Junaluska serving in leadership with the Young People in Missions summer event, working on the Lake Junaluska Summer Staff, and now speaking at the summer youth events.
In the early 2000's, CIona served as Executive Director of the Shared Mission Focus on Young People, part of the General Board of Discipleship.
has also spent time in Africa working with HIV/Aids patients and wrote a book about her
experiences titled, Like Breath and Water: Praying with Africa.
sister, Lanecia will share from their unique experiences throughout the week.
Lanecia Rouse Tinsley grew up in South Carolina where her
days with a pastor father and artist mother shaped her
understanding of how the power of embodied Love and art can heal, create social change, and transform lives.
After graduating from Wofford College
with a B.A. in Sociology and Duke Divinity School with a M.Div., Lanecia served local churches in South Carolina, England, and Tennessee before joining the Bread of LIfe team in 2011.
now spends her
days loving, encouraging, and creating with her
neighbors living on the streets of Houston, TX through The Art Project, Houston.
recently married Cleve Tinsley.
Lanecia and her
will share from their unique experiences during the week.
• *June 21-25: Ciona Rouse
and Lanecia Rouse Tinsley, Second Hand City