Shannon Marion serves as National Field Director for the Midwest Cluster. He and his wife, Kriss, live in Blanchardville, Wisconsin where she runs an organic farm and Shannon plays in the dirt on weekends. They have four children, daughters, Maggie and Emma, and sons, Jake and Eli. Shannon has been with InterVarsity since 1989.
As you seek to live out God’s calling on your life, there might be times when you ask yourself a form of this question: What is more important—living a life of holiness or reaching out to friends that don’t know God? Do you want to know Jesus’ answer? It’s “yes.” That is, they go hand in hand.