David R Jackson has been a pastor, church planter, and special education teacher. He was head of Biblical Studies in a Christian School in Sydney’s Southwest for twenty years. He is the author of Crying Out for Vindication: The Gospel According to Job (P&R, 2007) and numerous articles in dictionaries and journals. He met his wife, Pat, at Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia, where they were both students. They have four married children, and eleven grandchildren. He enjoys travelling, photography, snorkelling, woodwork, but most of all seeing kids light up as they come to know Jesus through their encounters with the Bible, which is God’s personal words to us.