About the author
Tom and his wife, Jan, have been married for more than 40 years. They have four married children and 15 grandchildren. Tom’s relational style and personal experiences bring warmth to his writing, speaking, and pastoral ministry. He has authored several books, including Letters from a Dad to a Graduate, Strong Women and the Men Who Love Them (coauthored with Jan), and
Foundations of Healthy Church Government. Tom and Jan are members of Gateway Church in Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas, where he serves as the lead executive pastor over the apostolic outreach ministries of the church.