Bob is a biblical counseling professor at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY, having served previously for twelve years at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary and Open Door Church in Raleigh, and nineteen years before that as a lead pastor. He also serves as a visiting professor at several seminaries in the US and Brasil. Bob graduated from The King’s College, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (M.Div.), Westminster Theological Seminary (D.Min.), and the University of South Africa (D.Theol.). He is a fellow with the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors, a certified Christian conciliator with Peacemaker Ministries, and the author of Pursuing Peace, Uprooting Anger, and numerous booklets, articles, and chapters. Bob and Lauren, his wife of thirty-three years, have two adult sons.