Max Lucado is a best-selling inspirational author and speaker, and a minister of preaching at Oak Hills Church in San Antonio, Texas. His award-winning books have been translated into more than 41 languages and have occupied spots on every major national bestseller list. Over the years, Lucado has been featured in countless national media outlets, dubbed “America’s Pastor” by Reader’s Digest and Christianity Today, and even named one of the most influential leaders in social media by the New York Times. His books include You Are Special, If Only I Had a Green Nose, and The Boy and the Ocean.
MITCHELL HEINZE is an illustrator of Children's books. His illustrations were featured in Max Lucado's acclaimed Because I Love You.
Karen Hill is a freelance writer and editor. She is the author of several children’s books, including My Faith Journal. Karen and her husband, Art, have three children and three grandchildren.