About the author:
John E. Huegel was born in the city of Aguascalientes, Mexico, the son of missionary parents. After graduating from Princeton Theological Seminary, he too served as a missionary of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Mexico for forty two years. During that time he was the pastor of various Christian churches, professor at the Union Evangelical Seminary in Mexico City, and director of the Center for Theological Studies in San Luis Potosí.
After he retired in 1996 he moved to Texas where he served briefly as professor in the Edinburg Theological Seminary and was interim pastor of Bethel Lutheran Church of Lyford and First Presbyterian Church of Raymondville, Texas. He has written a number of books in Spanish and the biography of his father, Herald of the Cross, the Life and Work of F.J. Huegel, and Preach a Stor, in English.
Huegel is married to Yvonne West, and their four adult children all serve the Lord in various ministries.