Max Lucado (MA, Abilene Christian University) serves as the minister of preaching at Oak Hills Church in San Antonio, Texas, and is a best-selling author and speaker. His award-winning books have been translated into more than fifty-four languages and he has been named one of the most influential leaders in social media by The New York Times
. Max lives in San Antonio, Texas, with his wife, Denalyn, and has three daughters and one granddaughter.
Ron DiCianni is the founder of MasterPeace Collection as well as owner of Art2See. He has been an illustrator for thirty years. After receiving recognition from a number of companies, DiCianni decided to dedicate his artistic talents to spreading the gospel. He is illustrator of This Present Darkness and Piercing the Darkness.