Dr. Bruce Wilkinson is a teacher, author and the founder and chairman of The Exponential Group. He has degrees from Northeastern Bible College, Dallas Theological Seminary and Western Conservative Baptist Seminary. He served as a college professor at Multnomah School of the Bible in Portland, Oregon. He founded Walk Thru the Bible in June 1976 and in 1998, he launched WorldTeach. Dr. Wilkinson is most notably known for his best-selling book, The Prayer of Jabez. He has been on several committees for Bible translations and is considered an expert on child discipleship. Dr. Wilkinson and his wife have three adult children and several grandchildren.