Ted Kluck is the author of several books, on topics ranging from Mike Tyson to the Emergent Church. Both Why We're Not Emergent and Why We Love the Church (with Kevin DeYoung) won Christianity Today Book of the Year awards, and Paper Tiger: One Athlete's Journey to the Underbelly of Pro Football won a Michigan Notable Book award in 2008. His work has also appeared in ESPN the Magazine and Christianity Today.

Ted has played professional indoor football, coached high school football, trained as a professional wrestler, served as a missionary, and taught writing courses at the college level. He lives in Grand Ledge, MI with his wife Kristin and sons Tristan and Maxim. He once owned a used Volvo and has an impressive collection of ironic t-shirts. You can find his blog and homepage at www.tedkluck.com.

Zach Bartels is a totally non-revolutionary, plodding, six-line Greco-Roman imperialist who gets his salary and social status from the old way of reading the Bible. He spends most of his time trying to worm his way into the pages of Ted Kluck books. (In this, he has been quite successful). He loves gourmet coffee and listens to NPR.

Zach lives in Lansing, Michigan with his wife Erin and son Calvin. You can find his blog and homepage at www.pastorzach.com.


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