Dr. John Bisagno is Pastor Emeritus of the 25,000-member Houston's First Baptist Church where he preached for 30 years. In addition to being nationally-recognized as a popular and effective crusade evangelist and Bible teacher, he is the author of 25 books including the popular The Power of Positive Praying. John has spoken at the Southern Baptist Convention, the World Congress on Evangelism, and every major state convention and state evangelism conference. He has conducted over 35 international crusades, lectured at every Southern Baptist seminary, and currently serves on the adjunct faculty of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary's Houston campus. He received his Doctor of Divinity degree from Oklahoma Baptist University, a Doctor of Letters from Southwest Missouri Baptist University, and his Doctor of Divinity degree from Houston Baptist University. He and his wife, Uldine, reside in Houston. They have three grown children.