Coauthor with Ed Stetzer of Compelled: Living the Mission of God, Philip Nation is LifeWay Research director of ministry development. He is also a frequent speaker in churches and conferences, and serves as the equipping/teaching pastor for The Fellowship in Nashville, Tennessee.
He holds a master of divinity from Beeson Divinity School and doctor of ministry from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. Philip also served as the general editor of The Mission of God Study Bible. Philip and his wife, Angie, make their home in Tennessee, with their two sons, Andrew and Chris.