Janneke Burger-Niemeijer studied theology in Kampen, the Netherlands. Her master thesis was about sustainability and theology, including the work of Sally McFague. She is still very passionate about sustainability, and finding a way to encourage Christians to have more attention for a sustainable way of living. After her graduate studies she has worked in two churches, and currently she is chief editor of a Faith and Family magazine. She has written several books, regularly writes articles on Faith and Family, and sometimes preaches in church. She is married to theologian Hans Burger, and is also mother of three children.