Christa Wiens is a member of North Fresno Church in Fresno, Calif., a graduate of Fresno Pacific University and a current Fresno Pacific Biblical Seminary student, pursuing a master’s degree in Ministry, Leadership and Culture. She works as the prevention education coordinator for Central Valley Justice Coalition, a nonprofit organization working to prevent human trafficking in the Central Valley of California and beyond. In five years with the organization, Wiens has created numerous classes and presentations and taught thousands of adults and young people to understand and identify human trafficking. Her heart is to see the church leading the way in ending this injustice.
The Christian Leader, published bimonthly by the U.S. Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches (USMB), connects the USMB family, celebrates our Lord Jesus Christ and cultivates discipleship as understood in the evangelical/Anabaptist tradition.