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Kay Arthur

Author of  God, Are You There?

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Kay Arthur's Bio:

Kay Arthur is an internationally respected Bible teacher, author, speaker, missionary, and radio and television host who has made significant contributions to the worldwide Christian community. Together with her husband Jack, she is CEO and cofounder of Precept Ministries International. In 1970, Precept began as a fledgling ministry for teens. It is now a worldwide outreach organization striving to establish children, teens, and adults in the Word of God. Arthur spends much of her time traveling throughout the world teaching people how to study the Bible. As a result, Precept classes are taught in all 50 states and inductive Bible studies, which are available in 67 languages in 119 countries, are incorporated into the curriculum of dozens of Bible colleges and seminaries in the U.S. and abroad.

More than five million copies of Arthur’s 100-plus books and Bible studies are in print today and several have received the prestigious Gold Medallion Award, including A Marriage Without Regrets; The International Inductive Study Bible; His Imprint, My Expression; and Lord, I Need Grace to Make It. Other books named as Gold Medallion finalists are Israel, My Beloved; As Silver Refined; That I May Know Him; God, Are You There?; Lord, Teach Me to Pray in 28 Days; My Savior, My Friend; Beloved; With an Everlasting Love; and The New Inductive Study Series.

Through her media ministry, Arthur reaches millions of viewers and listeners. She is host of the television and radio program “Precepts for Life” as well as the radio program “Precepts from God’s Word.” These programs air on approximately 800 stations worldwide and on the internet at A sought-after media guest, Arthur has been interviewed on hundreds of radio and television programs, such as The 700 Club, Crossroads Christian Communications, LeSea Broadcasting, Moody Broadcasting Network, FamilyNet, Bible Answer Man, Janet Parshall’s America, and American Family Radio. She has also been featured in or written articles for Today’s Christian Woman, Virtue, Decision, Profile, Godly Business Woman, Shine, FaithTalk, and Moody magazines.

A popular speaker, Arthur has been featured at conferences for Focus on the Family, Women of Faith, Time Out for Women, Just Give Me Jesus, and Growth in Faith, as well as the Precept for Life National Convention in Chattanooga, Tennessee. She serves on an extensive list of organizations, including National Religious Broadcasters, National Day of Prayer, Family Concerns, Billy Graham Institute of Evangelism, Ministry Wives Network, Christian Women United, Congress on Biblical Exposition, Good News Communications, Southern Evangelical Seminary, The Christian Network, Inc., Tennessee-Israel Cooperative Committee, and Israel’s Ministry of Tourism.

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