Timothy Paul Jones has authored, coauthored, or edited more than a dozen books, including Misquoting Truth, Christian History Made Easy, and the CBA bestseller The Da Vinci Codebreaker. After fourteen years in vocational ministry, Timothy now serves as editor of The Journal of Discipleship and Family Ministry and Associate Professor of Leadership and Church Ministry at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky. In addition to the Bachelor of Arts in biblical studies from Manhattan Christian College and the Master of Divinity from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Timothy has earned the Doctor of Philosophy from Southern Seminary. His academic research has earned the Scholastic Recognition Award from the North American Professors of Christian Education as well as the Baker Book House Award for theological studies. Timothy, his wife Rayann, and their daughter Hannah reside in St. Matthews, Kentucky.