Beth Jones is a pastor, speaker and the author of more than a dozen books including Getting a Grip on the Basics. In addition to writing and pastoring, Beth speaks at conferences and events. Beth and her husband, Jeff, are the founders and Lead Pastors of Valley Family Church in Kalamazoo, Michigan. They co-write the Basics Daily Devotional—a free daily devotional email. Beth received her B.A. in Communications from Boston University, and her post-graduate Bible training & ordination through RHEMA Bible Training Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Beth and Jeff live in Michigan and have four grown children.