James is passionate about people living free and authentic lives. He is a champion of people working through ‘matters of the soul’ with an exceptional ability to help people make the connections between key life experiences and the stories they tell themselves in order to give meaning to those experiences. He has a firm belief that our inner world determines our outer world, and he uses his insight and perspective to help people question and at times, challenge their personal life narrative. James practical insights and dedication to the process of wholeness through transformation, have led him to develop the Tree of Life course. As well as leading the faith community of Encore, James is the Director of Learning Discovery, a successful children’s bookselling business. He is the proud husband of Annie and father of three extraordinary young adults, Elly, Josie and Tristan.