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Robert Lloyd Russell

<p>Robert Lloyd Russell holds a Master of Christian Leadership Degree from Western Seminary and is a popular Bible teacher and seminar leader whose purpose in writing is &#8220;<em>to help Christians develop a living theology and dynamic discipleship</em>.&#8221;&#160; New and mature Christians of many different backgrounds and denominations have appreciated his writing.</p>&#13; &#13; <p>His <em>Christian Concepts Series</em> books have won several awards including: <strong>Gold</strong>, Literary Excellence, <em>World Book Award; </em><strong>Gold Medal Winner, </strong>Christian Non-Fiction, <em>Readers' Favorites</em> Award; <em><strong>Book of the Year</strong></em> (Religion: Eastern/Western category) awarded by Reader Views; <strong>Best Book,</strong> Religion--Christianity, <em>World Book Award</em>; <strong>Winner</strong>, Religion--Non-Fiction, <em>Beverly Hills Book Award</em>; <strong>Winner</strong>, Book: Biblical Studies, <em>The Word Guild </em>(Canada); <strong>First Place,</strong> Religion (Eastern/Western), <em>Reader Views Award; </em><strong>Runner-Up, </strong>Religion--Christianity, <em>USA Best Book Awards</em>; <strong>Runner-up</strong>, Religion: Christianity, <em>International Book Award; </em><strong>Finalist</strong>, Book--Biblical Studies, <em>The Word Guild</em> (Canada); and <strong>Finalist, </strong>Religion: Christianity, <em>The USA Best Books Award. </em></p>&#13; &#13; <p>His daily inspirational blog,<em> Abundant Life Now</em>, has been read in over 200 countries and in over 100 languages.</p>&#13; &#13; <p>In his career as a professionally certified management consultant, Bob is acclaimed for reducing complex topics into easy-to-understand concepts, ideas, and actions. He has served over one hundred manufacturing, service, government, and non-profit organizations, ranging in size from very small to Fortune 500 firms.&#160; In his professional career he has published technical and professional articles and has contributed chapters to books.</p>&#13; &#13; <p>He has served on several boards including non-profit organizations.</p>&#13; &#13; <p>In summary, Mr. Russell refers to himself as a simple <strong>A-B-C</strong> kind of guy.&#160; Christian <strong>A</strong>uthor, Christian <strong>B</strong>logger, and Christian <strong>C</strong>onsultant and <strong>C</strong>oach.&#160;</p>