Jerry Jenkins

Biography:
Dr. Jerry B. Jenkins, former vice president for publishing and now chairman of the board of trustees for the Moody Bible Institute of Chicago, is the author of more than 175 books, including the 70,000,000-selling Left Behind series. Riven, Jerry's standalone novel, released in July 2008 to stellar reviews. Jerry Jenkins and Tim LaHaye's most recent collaboration is the new Jesus Chronicles series from Putnam Praise. John's Story debuted at #25 on the New York Times Bestseller List. It was followed by Mark's Story. Luke's Story releases in March 2009. The final book, Matthew's Story, will also release in 2009, as well as Joe Gibbs's Game Plan for Life, and an as yet unnamed international espionage thriller. Also the former editor of Moody Magazine, Dr. Jenkins's writing has appeared in Time, Reader's Digest, Parade, Guideposts, and dozens of Christian periodicals. Jerry Jenkins and Tim LaHaye were profiled in a May 24, 2004 cover story in Newsweek magazine entitled "The New Prophets of Revelation." Dr. Jenkins also owns the Christian Writers Guild, which aims to train tomorrow's professional Christian writers and has nearly 2,000 members worldwide. As a marriage and family author and speaker, Dr. Jenkins has been a frequent guest on Dr. James Dobson's Focus On the Family radio program. Jerry Jenkins also wrote the nationally-syndicated sports story comic strip, Gil Thorp, from 1996-2004. He speaks widely, primarily on writing, and is a sought-after humorist. He and his wife Dianna have three grown sons and four grandchildren and live in Colorado.
 
Dr. Jerry B. Jenkins, former vice president for publishing and now chairman of the board of trustees for the Moody Bible Institute of Chicago, is the author of more than 175 books, including the 70,000,000-selling Left Behind series. Riven, Jerry's standalone novel, released in July 2008 to stellar reviews. Jerry Jenkins and Tim LaHaye's most recent collaboration is the new Jesus Chronicles series from Putnam Praise. John's Story debuted at #25 on the New York Times Bestseller List. It was followed by Mark's Story. Luke's Story releases in March 2009. The final book, Matthew's Story, will also release in 2009, as well as Joe Gibbs's Game Plan for Life, and an as yet unnamed international espionage thriller. Also the former editor of Moody Magazine, Dr. Jenkins's writing has appeared in Time, Reader's Digest, Parade, Guideposts, and dozens of Christian periodicals. Jerry Jenkins and Tim LaHaye were profiled in a May 24, 2004 cover story in Newsweek magazine entitled "The New Prophets of Revelation." Dr. Jenkins also owns the Christian Writers Guild, which aims to train tomorrow's professional Christian writers and has nearly 2,000 members worldwide. As a marriage and family author and speaker, Dr. Jenkins has been a frequent guest on Dr. James Dobson's Focus On the Family radio program. Jerry Jenkins also wrote the nationally-syndicated sports story comic strip, Gil Thorp, from 1996-2004. He speaks widely, primarily on writing, and is a sought-after humorist. He and his wife Dianna have three grown sons and four grandchildren and live in Colorado.
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