Randy Alcorn is the founder and director of Eternal Perspective Ministries and the author of many award-winning and bestselling books. He and his wife, Nanci, live in Gresham, Oregon, and have two grown daughters, Karina and Angela.
Brian Smith, author of numerous home Bible study guides, has provided fifteen years of pastoral oversight to small church groups. He is a popular conference speaker and an experienced small group ministry consultant to churches nationwide. Smith earned an M.Div. from Western Baptist Seminary in 1988 and is working toward his Th.M. in biblical and theological studies. Brian lives in Gresham, Oregon, with his wife, Susan, and their four children