Kenneth W. Osbeck received his M.A. in music from the University of Michigan. His many years of Christian service included almost thirty-five years of teaching at the former Grand Rapids School of Bible and Music, at Grand Rapids Baptist College (now Cornerstone College), and at Grand Rapids Baptist Seminary. He had also served as music director for the Children’s Bible House and several churches. He also wrote the national bestseller Amazing Grace: 366 Inspiring Hymn Stories for Daily Devotions.