JOHN ECKHARDT is overseer of Crusaders Ministries, located in Chicago, Illinois. Gifted with a strong apostolic call, he has ministered throughout the United States and overseas in more than seventy nations. He is a sought-after international conference speaker, has authored more than twenty books and produces a daily radio broadcast. His television program, Perfecting the Saints, is seen weekly throughout the United States on The Word Network. Eckhardt resides in the Chicago area with his wife, Wanda, and their five children.