David Kinnaman is president and majority owner of Barna Group. He is the author of the bestselling books, You Lost Me and unChristian.
Since joining Barna in 1995, David has overseen studies polling the opinions and perspectives of more than 400,000 individuals. He has designed and analyzed research for the American Bible Society, Columbia House, Compassion, Easter Seals, Habitat for Humanity, Integrity Media, InterVarsity, NBC-Universal, the Salvation Army, Sony, Thomas Nelson, Prison Fellowship, World Vision, Harper Collins and many others.
As a spokesperson for Barna Group's work, David has been quoted in major media outlets such as USA Today, Fox News, CNN, Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Dallas Morning News, and The Wall Street Journal, among others. He is in demand as a speaker about faith and religious trends, teenagers and twentysomethings, and vocation and calling.
David and his wife, Jill, live with their three kids in Ventura, California.
February 16 - 17, 2016 • Nashville, TN
United Methodist Communications
February 17 - 18, 2016 • Austin, TX
Texas Assessment Association
February 19 - 21, 2016 • Pittsburgh, PA
February 24 - 25, 2016 • Paradise Valley, AZ
Changes Can Happen
March 3 - 4, 2016 • TBD
March 17 - 18, 2016 • Las Vegas, NV
Association of Lutheran Secondary Schools
Today, our team had the privilege of launching a new nationwide study about pornography with Josh McDowell Ministries in New York City.
What do you do when the facts seem to contradict each other? Or when the data just doesn't seem to reflect reality? Why interpreting data well is as important as collecting it.
It struck me today that trend watching has become something almost everyone does—and must do—in order to live effective lives. Trend watching has become democratized. I bet you do more trend watching in your life than you even realize. How do you keep up on trends?
Like work itself, I believe ambition was placed into humanity at creation and that it is an innately good part of what it means to be human. However, ambition also has a shadow side. How can we embrace the good of ambition, without letting it get the best of us?