Dan Van Veen

Dan Van Veen

Springfield,MO / Central Assembly

Dan Van Veen is news editor of PE News. Prior to transitioning to PE News, Van Veen served as editor of AG News for 14 years after serving as managing editor of American Horizon magazine for five years. He attends Central Assembly of God in Springfield, Missouri, where he is BGMC coordinator and teaches 4- and 5-year-old Rainbows boys and girls.

Understanding and Reaching Children with Autism for Christ

What is ASD? According to the Autism Society, it is a complex developmental disability that has a wide and varying range of severity and symptoms that affect a person’s ability to communicate and interact with others. It’s time we better understand how Autism affects children and their families.

Tragedy to Triumph

When the Guardians of the Gospel, the Junior Bible Quiz (JBQ) team from First at Firewheel church in Garland, Texas, won the 32nd national JBQ championship held June 8-10 at Trinity Church in Cedar Hill, Texas, it may have very well marked the “comeback” story of the year.