Michael Newman has been a pastor, teacher, author, and speaker for over 25 years. He has served churches in Texas, Minnesota, and in the Chicago area. His current ministry is all about expanding God's Kingdom by helping healthy churches plant new churches and ministries. He also continues to be active in writing, preaching, and teaching. Married to his wife Cindy since 1983, they have been blessed with two wonderful daughters. When not immersed in ministry opportunities, you might catch him hanging out with his family, running a few miles on the Texas roads, strumming a tune on the guitar, or enjoying a good book.