Nathan Stanley

Nathan is the East Regional Director with FOCUS. Nathan encountered Christ as a student at Benedictine College and became a FOCUS missionary upon his graduation in 2004. Nathan's passion for Christ and His Church has been the foundation of his leadership for the past 12 years in FOCUS. He has a Masters in Theology from the Augustine Institute and is on the steering team of FOCUS' Leadership Development Initiative. Nathan works with over 100 missionaries on 24 different campuses in Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, New York City, and New England area. Nathan, his wife, Lauren and their son, Anthony, live outside of Philadelphia.

How to Kick the Habit of Gossip for Good

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What I Learned from Writing to a Death Row Inmate

My heart jumped within my chest when I saw the letter. I had sent it a few weeks ago, and it was returned — but it looked like it...

What to Do When It Seems Like the World Is Falling Apart

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Why Our Generation Can’t Commit and What You Can Do About It

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