Ed Stetzer & Philip Nation's Bio:
Considered “one of the best informed, practically minded, and field church planters that I know,” by Rick Warren (The Purpose-Driven Life), Dr. Ed Stetzer is currently director of Research at LifeWay Christian Resources. Ed has planted churches in New York, Pennsylvania, and Georgia, transitioned declining churches in Indiana and Georgia, trained pastors and church planters on five continents, and has taught at 16 different seminaries. Formerly the missiologist and research director at the North American Mission Board, Ed holds two master’s degrees, two doctorates, and has written dozens of articles and books. He and his wife, Donna, have three daughters and call Tennessee home.
Philip Nation, a church planting missionary in north Metro Atlanta, has served in ministry areas including youth, single adult, pastoral, and Christian education. His writing includes contributions to Ed's Breaking the Missional Code, and Planting Missional Churches, and numerous articles. Philip with his wife, Angie, and sons, live in Atlanta.
Visit Ed's website at www.newhopepublishers.com/sites/compelledbylove/content/index.asp