Andy Clapp is the Co-Editor of Central North Carolina Voice. He is the Senior Pastor at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Liberty, North Carolina. Andy has authored numerous books and has had over 250 articles published in various publications. He is represented by Cyle Young of Hartline Literary Agency. His passion is to reach people with the Gospel, help them grow into disciples, and to equip them to minister to others. He is married to Crystal and they have two beautiful girls, Cheyenne and Autumn. You can learn more about Andy by visiting his website at http://www.andyclapp.org.
Melissa Cole, also know as "Teal Mom" is the Editor of Central North Carolina Voice and author and food allergy advocate. She is a devotional writer featured in The Secret Place. Melissa’s writing has also been featured in The Liberty Leader newspaper and The Courier-Times newspaper. She is a featured blogger and guest blogger on AllergyCloud.com, an allergy resource page. Melissa also serves as a Sunday School teacher at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Liberty, NC and has served in many capacities at Mt. Zion, including as the Mothers of Preschoolers leader, a Children’s Church teacher and a Girls in Action leader. She is currently pursuing a Master of Arts degree in Christian Ministry from Liberty University. Melissa lives in Central North Carolina with her husband Jon and four wonderful children, Ashlynn, Jonathan, Annemarie and Jaxon. Melissa is represented by Caroline George of Cyle Young Literary Elite. Follow her blog at MelissaColeAuthor.com.
ROBIN GILBERT LUFTIG, founder of Renew Ministries, is a writer/blogger and national speaker. Her first book, From Pain to Peace: The Journey of Forgiveness After Divorce, promotes the act of forgiveness that lies at the heart of the process of healing after a divorce. She’s been published in Leading Hearts For Christian Women Magazine, and is scheduled to appear in CBN.com in July 2019. She’s an active participant of Word Weavers International where she also serves as a mentor for writers. Robin is represented by Hartline Literary Agency.