Aaron is the Dean of Chapel at Dordt University where he teaches, writes, preaches, and spends time regularly with students. He is the co-founder and president of One Body One Hope, a community-development and church-planting ministry in Liberia, West Africa, where he visits regularly. In 2014, he co-authored Vivid: Deepening Your Colors with Syd Hielema and today, he speaks regularly at conferences, camps, churches, schools, and special events. He is married to author, Nicole Baart, and has four kids, aged 6-12.
Aaron regularly speaks on topics that include:
- Teen Sexuality
- Cultural Engagement
- Missional Living
He has spoken recently at: Re:activate (Abbotsford, BC), Hi-Camp (Santa Cruz, CA), Live It (Chicago, IL), Day of Encouragement (Dordt University) as well as spiritual emphasis weeks, conferences, and special events at high schools and churches around the country.