About the Author
Dr. Jeff Klick has been in fulltime ministry for over thirty years(since 1981). He currently serves as the senior pastor at Hope FamilyFellowship in Kansas City, Kansas, a church he planted in 1993. Dr. Klickmarried his high school sweetheart, Leslie, in May of 1975. They have threeadult children (Andrea, Sarah and David) and ten grandchildren (Lydia, Katelyn,Mackenzie, Daniel, Nathan, Haviliah. Addy, Gabe, Alexis, Treya).
Dr. Klick loves to learn and has earned a professional designation:Certified Financial Planner, earned a Master's degree in Pastoral Ministry fromLiberty Theological Seminary, a Doctorate in Biblical Studies from Master'sInternational School of Divinity, and a Ph.D. in Pastoral Ministry fromTrinity Theological Seminary. In addition to serving as senior pastor atHope Family Fellowship, Dr. Klick is a consultant with The Institute for ChurchManagement, weekly co-hosts two radio shows, and also serves on the Board ofDirectors for The Council for Family-Integrated Churches. Dr. Klick is a frequentblogger on several websites and has published multiple books.
J. Mark Fox
J. Mark Fox is the pastor ofAntioch Community Church in Elon, NC, and has taught public speaking at ElonUniversity since 1990. He writes a weekly column forthe Times-News of Burlington, NC, which has won five Amy Awards. Markis the author of six books, Who's Afraid of Public Speaking?, (1998;updated ebook in 2014) Family-Integrated Church (2006), RealLife Moments: A Dad'sDevotional. (2008), You Can Write!(2008), Planting aFamily-Integrated Church (2008), and his latest, A FaithfulMan(2012). Mark and Cindy celebrated 32 years of marriage in June,and have seven children, two daughters-in-law, three grandsons (Blake, Seth,Owen): Micah and Kari, Caleb and Celia, Hannah, Luke, Jesse, Judah and Susanna,ages 29 to 15. Mark's passion is preaching and writing, and he enjoysrunning and traveling.