About

Biography

Frank head shotFrank Martin is the author or co-author of over twenty books, including the recently released When Life Hurts, with Jimmy Evans. He is a frequent collaborator, having written with numerous notables, including Jimmy Evans, Nicky Cruz, Jerry Jenkins, Tim LaHaye, and Wally Armstrong. Among his recently released books are, Lifelong Love Affair, with Jimmy Evans (2013, Baker Books),  Furious Pursuit: Why God Will Never Let You Go (2006, Waterbrook Press), 99 Ways to Increase Your Income (2009, Waterbrook Press), Embracing Eternity (with Jerry Jenkins & Tim Lahaye, Tyndale), The Kid-Friendly Dad, War In The Pews, Heart of a Golfer, with Wally Armstrong, One Holy Fire, with Nicky Cruz, Soul Obsession, also with Nicky Cruz, and Emily’s Bracelet, written with his daughter, Kandilyn. Emily’s Bracelet was a 2005 Gold Medallion Award finalist.

Frank has written for numerous Christian trade publications, including Discipleship Journal, Marriage Partnership, Evangelizing Today’s Child, UpReach, Image, One Voice and Pray magazines.

Frank also served for eighteen years as a Family Commentary writer for Focus on the Family, writing radio and television commentaries for Dr. James Dobson, Dr. Walt Larimore, and Dr. Bill Maier.

Frank is an avid motorcyclist and fly fisherman. He is co-publisher and managing editor of High Country Angler magazine, the premier fly fishing magazine of the Rocky Mountain region (www.hcamagazine.com). In addition to writing, Frank enjoys speaking and teaching on a number of topics related to his books. He lives in Colorado Springs, Colorado with his wife Ruthie, and two amazing kids, David & Kandilyn.

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