Author and Pastor, Dr. James R. Kok, has articulated his message in the books he has written, but his book, "90% of Helping Is Just Showing Up!" particularly addresses the theme of the Care and Kindness Campaign. Throughout his book he teaches that great amounts of healing and helping are administered through the simple act of just "being there" with persons as they go through their hurt. Read the Conference Mission Statement and Vision Statement
The Care and Kindness Conferences aim to ignite in all God's children a sense of calling to demonstrate to friends, colleagues, next-door neighbors and the stranger at the car wash, extraordinary kindness, attentiveness and compassion. This is God's work for us to carry out. It is good. It is possible. Our faithfulness in this practical day-to-day care-fullness will reassure humankind that God is alive and active today and will help restore hope in a pessimistic world.