B.J. Woodworth is the lead pastor of The Open Door, a PCUSA missional church community in Pittsburgh’s East End. Before planting The Open Door, he worked for the Coalition for Christian Outreach doing campus ministry at Bellefield Presbyterian Church and the University of Pittsburgh. He is devoted to the monastic traditions and incorporates them into his spiritual practices, reading, and beer brewing. BJ has brought spiritual and organizational guidance and coaching to boards and organizations going through transition such as the Union Project, Garfield Community Farm, the New Church Development Commission of Pittsburgh Presbytery and the Open Door itself.