Joakim Lundqvist is the leader of Word of Life Church in Uppsala, Sweden and an international network of some 700 churches. With over 30 years experience in youth ministry, he founded New Generation in Sweden in 2002, a cross-denominational student outreach. He is a much sought-after speaker and author, having visited over 50 nations and is known for his creative sermons that relate to all generations. Joakim is married to Maria and they have two daughters.