About the Speakers
Dr. Tremper Longman III is Distinguished Scholar and Professor Emeritus of Biblical Studies at Westmont College. In addition to his books with Dan Allender, he has written over thirty books, including commentaries on eleven books of the Bible, as well as Confronting Old Testament Controversies: Pressings Questions about Evolution, Sexuality, History, and Violence, The Bible and the Ballot: Using Scripture in Political Decisions, How to Read Daniel, and Revelation through the Eyes of the Old Testament. He was also a senior translator of the New Living Translation of the Bible.
Dr. Dan B. Allender taught Christian counseling for 15 years before co-founding The Seattle School of Theology & Psychology, where he has been teaching ever since. In addition to his books with Temper Longman III, he wrote The Wounded Heart, The Healing Path, and To Be Told, and he recently co-authored Redeeming Heartache: How Past Suffering Reveals True Calling, with Cathy Loerzel. Dan has pioneered a unique, Christian approach to trauma, story, abuse therapy, and recovery. and travels extensively to speak on these topics. His weekly podcast with Rachael Clinton Chen has had more than 2 million downloads.