V. Gilbert Beers
V. Gilbert Beers has been writing and developing Bible reference materials for more than fifty years. Gil began his publishing career as editorial director at David C. Cook Publishing Company in the early 1960s, developing its children's curriculum. Later, Gil became a full-time author, writing more than 150 books, with total sales of more than thirteen million copies. From 1982 to 1985, Gil also served as editor of Christianity Today magazine. Among his many projects, Gil developed the twentythreevolume Family Bible Library, a Bible study and devotional program for families; the Victor Handbook of Bible Knowledge; and, working side by side with his son Ron, the TouchPoint Bible and TouchPoints books. His latest book is titled What Every Child Should Know about the Bible (August 2009).