Craig S. Keener (PhD, Duke University) is F.M. and Ada Thompson Professor of Biblical Studies at Asbury Theological Seminary. He is author of thirty-three books, with more than one million copies in circulation. The books have won thirteen national or international awards, including six in Christianity Today. These include The IVP Bible Background Commentary: New Testament and major academic commentaries. Craig was president of the Evangelical Theological Society in 2020.
Médine Moussounga Keener (PhD, University of Paris) is the community formation pastoral care coordinator at Asbury Theological Seminary. Originally from Congo-Brazzaville, she has taught French at Eastern University and continues to teach it at Asbury University. She wrote her dissertation related to African American women’s history, has published various articles in Dictionary of African Christian Biography, Africa Study Bible, and other articles on women in Africa. She coauthored with her husband, Craig, Impossible Love: The True Story of an African Civil War, Miracles and Hope Against All Odds, a story of her war experience and her and Craig’s romance. They also coauthored Reconciliation for Africa, a booklet on ethnic reconciliation currently used in many countries in Africa. She also coauthored with Dr. Sue Russell a Bible study book titled Loved: Women Who Found Hope and Healing in Jesus. Both in Francophone Africa and in the US, she has publicly shared her experiences of war and reconciliation.