Will Willimon (STD, Emory University) is professor of the practice of Christian ministry at Duke Divinity School in Durham, North Carolina, where he was dean of the chapel for twenty years. He is a retired United Methodist bishop, having served eight years as Bishop of the North Alabama Conference of The United Methodist Church. Willimon's numerous books have sold over one million copies. He is also editor-at-large of the Christian Century and has written church curriculum materials and video for youth, young adults, and adults. His Pulpit Resource is used each week by thousands of pastors in the US, Canada, and Australia.