Michael Kelley is an author, communicator, and church leader originally from Canyon, TX. He graduated from West Texas A&M University with a Bachelor’s Degree in business before completing a Masters of Divinity degree from Beeson Divinity School in Birmingham, AL.

Michael has served on the staff of churches in Texas and Tennessee and spent 15 years in various roles with Lifeway Christian Resources. He is currently the Executive Director of the Nashville Baptist Association.

Michael has been married to Jana for 22 years and they are the parents of three children: Joshua (17), Andi (14), and Christian (12). He is the author of several books, including:

The Whole Story for the Whole Family: A Year of Jesus-Centered Family Devotions

Growing Down: Unlearning the Patterns of Adulthood that Keep Us from Jesus

Wednesdays Were Pretty Normal: A Boy, Cancer, and God

Transformational Discipleship: How People Really Grow

Boring: Finding an Extraordinary God in an Ordinary Life