Alan Briggs graduated from Taylor University in 2005. Since then he has discovered his calling as a spiritual starter, husband, dad, pastor and writer. He started and directs Frontline Church Planting network and equipping hub. He is the Multiplying Pastor at Vanguard Church in Colorado Springs and the lead creative at Stay Forth Designs where he shapes leaders for health and impact. He has written three books; Staying is the New Going (2015) Guardrails (2016) and Everyone’s a Genius (2017) as well as various Ebooks. He and his wife, Julie, have four kids, two adopted and two biological, and are living the good life in the thin air of Colorado. His heart is for the people of God to recover their creative edge while building bridges to the lost. He loves climbing, camping, grilling and connecting with his neighbors.