The leader of the group is a public-school teacher. He has led small group bible studies in many churches. He has a B.S. from Ohio University in History and Political Science (1980), a M.A. from Western Kentucky University in Religious Studies (1987) and a M.A.T. from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University in Special Education (2009).

The author became a Christian at the age of thirteen. He has been saved for over forty-five years. He is married.  He has five children and three grandchildren. He is a member of the Lamb’s Chapel (TLC). The current series is presented each week in the Digging Deeper Class of the Lamb’s Chapel on Sunday Morning at the Burlington Campus.