Michael and Tom felt a special calling to help people know and feel, in a very practical way, that they are loved, that they matter, and that they are valued. In a time when loneliness and disconnection are on the rise, Michael and Tom, are walking side by side with individuals through some of life’s toughest challenges.
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More about Michael and Tom
Michael Gingerich and Tom Kaden are the co-founders of Someone To Tell It To, a non-profit with the mission of cultivating meaningful relationships through compassionate listening and training others to do the same. They do this through promoting and practicing compassionate listening and compassionate presence and train individuals, groups, organizations to do the same. Michael and Tom have written two books together – Someone To Tell It To: Sharing Life’s Journey and Someone To Tell It To: Moved with Compassion. They have also been published in Red Letter Christians, This I Believe and through the International Listening Association. They are affiliate members of the International Listening Association and were awarded the Listening in the Business Sector award in 2019. They co-host their own podcast series also called Someone To Tell It To.
Michael is a graduate of Lancaster Theological Seminary and Indiana University of Pennsylvania. He has provided thousands of hours of counseling internationally on all aspects of integrative cancer care, especially the psycho-social and spiritual aspects – in-person, through tele-support groups, Facebook™ and email communications. In addition, he has had essays published in several Chicken Soup for the Soul books. Michael is married to Katherine Walton Gingerich. They are the parents of three sons and the grandfather of five. They live in Hershey, PA.
Tom graduated from Asbury Theological Seminary and Messiah College. He is a gifted communicator and spiritual guide to people of all ages and has an uncanny ability of taking surface level relationships to a much deeper place in a short period of time. He has been published in several Chicken Soup for the Soul books. Tom is married to Sarah Carr Kaden. They have four children and live in Mt. Holly Springs, PA.
Books by Michael and Tom