Harold J. Westing, a graduate of Moody Bible Institute, Grace College, and Western Conservative Baptist Seminary, is director of the Center for Leadership Development in Littleton, Colorado. He has served as Associate Professor of Christian Education and Pastoral Ministries and Dean of Student at Denver Conservative Baptist Seminary and as the National Director of Christian Education Ministries for the Conservative Baptist Association of America. Recognized as an authority on church growth and education, his other works include Evaluate and Grow, I'd Love to Tell the World, Super Superintendent, and Building Biblical Values.
Penny Thome holds a B.S. in nursing and an A.A. in technical writing and editing. She has combined both her nursing and writing skills in numerous publications and video scripts. She also works extensively with children.