Bill Bohline is the founding pastor of the 7,000-member Hosanna! Lutheran Church on the south edge of Minneapolis. A Minnesota native, he is a graduate of the University of Minnesota and Luther Seminary. He and his wife, Nancy, have two married children and two granddaughters.
Collaborator Dean Merrill is the author or co-author of some 40 books, including three Gold Medallion winners, a “Christian Book of the Year,” and a New York Times bestseller. He and his wife, Grace, live in Colorado Springs.