Ed Dunlop has worked in childrenâ€™s ministries full-time for thirty-two years. As an evangelist, he conducts Kidsâ€™ Crusades in local churches, presents teacher-training seminars, speaks at junior camps, and conducts visualized drug and alcohol awareness programs in public elementary and junior high schools. His ministry involves ventriloquism, Gospel magic, blacklight effects, and a variety of other visual media.
Ed writes fiction for children and resource books for teachers, and currently has twenty-four titles in print with five publishers. His books for teachers, â€œI Canâ€™t Wait Till Sunday Morning!â€ and â€œHow Do I Get These Kids to Listen?â€ are bestsellers with Sword Publishers. His Young Refugee historical series includes Escape to Liechtenstein and The Incredible Rescues. His latest allegory series, the seven title Terrestria Chronicles, is a must-read for any family raising children in todayâ€™s pagan society. The books are available at www.dunlopministries.com.
The author grew up in Phoenix, Arizona. He was raised in a Christian home and was led to Christ as a young child by his mother. He graduated from Pacific Coast Baptist Bible College in 1975 at the age of nineteen, and has served churches in California, Arizona, and Tennessee as assistant pastor and Christian education director. He and his family entered full-time evangelism in March of 1988. Ed and his wife, Janice, have three children, Rebecca, Steve, and Phillip, and make their home in north Georgia.
Ed enjoys canoeing, motorcycling, and SCUBA diving. His sons are also certified divers. Ed currently serves as a volunteer diver at the Tennessee Aquarium in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and enjoys feeding the fish, sharks, stingrays and moray eels as groups of school children watch.