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Dr. Daniel R. Sanchez is the senior professor of missions at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Dr. Sanchez brings a unique perspective to all of his writings in that he has both served as a career missionary and academic. He has years of experience in missions, church planting and evangelism and has written extensively on all three topics. Daniel R. Sánchez, Ph.D., served as missionary in Panama and in several missionary positions in the United States. He teaches and lectures in many nations primarily in the areas of intercultural missionary efforts, church starting, and ministering to Roman Catholic cultures. Sánchez teaches at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Ft. Worth, Texas.
Dr. Ebbie C. Smith served fifteen years in Indonesia with the Foreign Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention and twenty-four years as professor of Christian Ethics and Missions at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. In retirement, he continues to express interest in church multiplication and is a professor at Tarrant County College in Ft. Worth, Texas.
J.O. Terry is a recognized leader in the field of Bible storying as a means of sharing the teachings of Christianity. Terry worked for years in this field and since retirement continues to teach courses and conduct workshops on Bible storying. In these stories, J. O. Terry once again provides significant help to those engaged in communicating with oral learners.