Michael White holds a dual baccalaureate degree in English and history from Troy University in Troy, Alabama, and a Master of Divinity degree from Candler School of Theology, Emory University, in Atlanta, Georgia. He has served faithfully as a pastor since June 1984.
In addition to this book, Mike has also authored A Time for Everything: the Kevin Zimmerman Story (Second Edition) (Parson Place Press, 2012) and numerous other articles and devotionals for various publications. He has posted most of these on his Web site, ParsonPlace.com. In April 2006, Mike became the founder and managing editor of Parson Place Press, an independent Christian publishing house.
Mike married his wife, Ellen, in 1981. They have two children, a daughter, Amy, who presently lives with her husband, Chris, and their children, Makenzie and Connor, and a son, Joshua, who continues to live with Mike and Ellen.