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About the Author
Eddie Cloer attended Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas; Oklahoma Christian in Oklahoma City; and Harding Graduate School of Bible and Religion in Memphis, Tennessee. He holds the Bachelor of Arts, Master of Theology, and Doctor of Ministry degrees. His doctoral thesis focused upon evangelistic preaching.
Having begun his preaching career at age fifteen, he has preached the gospel for thirty-four years, serving congregations in Clarksville, Hot Springs, and Blytheville, Arkansas. He has preached in more than 750 gospel meetings in thirty-five states of the USA, London, England, Singapore, and the Ukraine.
Cloer teaches Bible and preaching classes at Harding University. Since 1981, Cloer has edited and published Truth for Today, a monthly publication for preachers and teachers. In December 1990, with World Bible School teachers and the Champions church of Christ in Houston, Texas, Cloer began the Truth for Today Printed Preacher School. Its expository Bible studies assist 3,500 preachers and teachers around the world. These men are bringing as many as 80,000 to Christ each year.
Cloer is married to the former Susan Finn. They have two children, Teresa and Steve.