Mike Baker is the senior pastor of Eastview Christian Church in Normal, Illinois. Starting as youth pastor, he also served as associate pastor and has been with Eastview since 1995. His books include , , , , and . Mike has spoken nationally and internationally to over 250,000 students and was president of the 2015 North American Christian Convention. He and his wife Sara have two grown sons.
J. K. Jones (DMin, Dallas Theological Seminary) is pastor of spiritual formation at Eastview Christian Church in Normal, Illinois. An experienced preacher and teacher who provides spiritual direction to pastors, he studied under Richard Foster and currently leads the master of arts in spiritual formation program at Lincoln Christian University. His books include , , , and J. K. and his wife Sue have two grown children and two grandchildren.
Jim Probst is pastor of small groups at Eastview Christian Church in Normal, Illinois. In ministry for over two decades, he has served with Eastview since 2008 where he leads a dynamic small group ministry of approximately 4,000 adults in 370 groups. His books include , , and He and his wife Julie have three children.