Jonny Atkinson was born and raised in Northern Ireland and moved to the US in 2010 to marry his sweetheart and study the Bible. He is now married to Janaye and holds an MDiv and a ThM from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. They live together in Louisville with their five children, where Jonny serves as a pastor at Immanuel Baptist Church.

Author of The Promise of Life

Timmy Marsee holds an MDiv from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and teaches high school Latin, art, photography, and yearbook journalism at Whitefield Academy in Louisville, KY. He attends Immanuel Baptist Church in Louisville with his wife, Lindsay, and his two daughters, Vera and Violet.

Illustrator of The Promise of Life

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Brian Powell was born and raised in the deep South, splitting his childhood between Georgia and South Carolina. In 2010, he and his family moved to Louisville, KY to attend The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, where Brian completed his MDiv, ThM (Biblical Theology & Exegesis), and PhD (Systematic Theology) degrees. He currently serves as the Pastor of Vision at Holy City Church, a church planted out of Immanuel Baptist Church in Louisville. Brian lives in Charleston, SC with the bride of his youth, Elise, and their 6 children, where they all fervently cheer for the Clemson Tigers.

Author of The Promise of a Son (forthcoming)