Dick Williams (pictured with his wife, Karen) has been a church planter in Chicago and has pastored in Santa Rosa, California. For many years Dick traveled to England to teach in the House Church movement and has ministered in several nations including Haiti, Australia, Canada, Brazil, Argentina, Colombia, Chile and Romania. His teaching ministry has focused on the kingdom of God with a balance of Word and Spirit. The Transforming Power of the Kingdom – Unlocking the Process of New Testament Conversion (Crosswater) is his first book. Dick and Karen have been married for over fifty years, have six married children, seventeen grandchildren—all followers of Jesus Christ—and one great grandson also dedicated to the Lord.