Henry Blackaby has spent his life in ministry as a music director, Christian education director, and senior pastor in churches in California and Canada. During his local church ministry, Dr. Blackaby became a college president, a missionary, and later an executive in Southern Baptist Convention life. He is now serving as the president of Henry Blackaby Ministries. The author of more than a dozen books, including the best-selling Experiencing God Bible studies, Dr. Blackaby is a graduate of the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. He has completed his Th.M. degree from Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary. He has also received four honorary doctorate degrees.