Tim Challies is a Christian, a husband to Aileen and a father to three children aged 7 to 13. He worships and serves as a pastor at Grace Fellowship Church in Toronto, Ontario, where he primarily gives attention to mentoring and discipleship. He is a book reviewer for WORLD magazine, co-founder of Cruciform Press, and has written three books including The Discipline of Spiritual Discernment and The Next Story. He writes daily at www.challies.com.
Pastor Rob Godard has a passion to see the people of God live for the glory of God. He has served at Cloverdale Baptist Church for the past 11 years with his wife Lori and four boys. He has the privilege of teaching and preaching in many different camp situations, and teaching trips around the world. His education includes a doctorate from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, and he loves to preach the Word of God in a way that people can understand and apply it to their lives. He as a passion to see men walk in victory and active pursuit of God, as they reflect Him in a lost and hurting world.
Rev. Andrew Compton is the Associate Pastor of Christ Reformed Church, a URCNA congregation in Anaheim, CA, where he has served since 2008. On June 1, 2016, he begins labors as Assistant Professor of Old Testament at Mid-America Reformed Seminary in Dyer, IN. He has degrees from Dordt College, Westminster Seminary in California (M.Div) and the University of California, Los Angeles (M.A. in Near Eastern Languages and Cultures).
He has taught and lectured at UCLA, has delivered papers at meetings of the Evangelical Theological Society and the Society of Biblical Literature, and has contributed articles to the New Interpreters Dictionary of the Bible and the Lexham Bible Dictionary. He has also written articles for The Outlook, and has book reviews published in the Westminster Theological Journal, the Calvin Theological Journal, and Themelios. In addition to Old Testament studies, Andrew studies issues and methods in biblical counseling. He has taken doctoral courses at Westminster Theological Seminary (Philadelphia) in pastoral counseling and counsels regularly in his pastoral labors.