About the Author
Mike Osthimer is senior pastor of Calvary Chapel in Bakersfield, Calif., where he has served since 1994. Mike has a passion for the Lord and reaching those in need of hope. He writes a daily devotional, “Real Life With Pastor Mike” that is available on the church website at www.ccbakersfield.com or by email subscription. Mike and his wife Lee celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary in 2013 and have three grown children: Bree, Brett and Brandon, one beautiful granddaughter, Reese, and another on the way!