Evangelical Christian writer, speaker, and pastor known for his NY Moments bestselling, leadership-oriented self-help books. His well-known titles are the 5 Degrees of Leadership, The 17 Indisputable Laws and regulations of Teamwork, as well as your Street Map for Achievement. He was mentored by televangelist Robert H. Schuller, head from the Crystal Cathedral and web host from the Hour of Power spiritual plan. His books marketed almost twenty million copies between 1987 and 2012. The Michigan-born boy of the pastor, he went to Ohio Christian College or university as well as the Fuller Theological Seminary. He and Tom Clancy had been among the twenty-five writers whom Amazon.com inducted into its Tenth Wedding anniversary Hall of Popularity.