has published six books including: Kingdom Without Borders: The Untold Story of Global Christianity, Daughters of Islam: Building Bridges with Muslim Women, and God’s Foreign Policy: Practical Ways to Help the World’s Poor. A professor at Seattle Pacific University, Miriam teaches in many countries, from Nepal to Russia to Mali to Indonesia to Brazil, and speaks and writes widely on global issues. Miriam serves on the board of Christianity Today, on task forces for the World Evangelical Alliance and the Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization, and in media associations on several continents. She has been the president of the American Society of Missiology and has received a lifetime achievement award from the Christians for Biblical Equality. Miriam is married and has three sons.