Tedd Tripp is the president of Shepherding the Heart Ministries. Through his ministry, Tedd develops and teaches materials that encourage the people of God to understand Gospel hope for the ways that human beings are pushed and pulled by the thoughts and attitudes of the heart. He is known around the world for the best-selling child rearing book, Shepherding a Child’s Heart, and as the presenter of Shepherding a Child’s Heart Ministries. Tedd and his wife, Margy, have been married since 1968, and they are parents of three adult children and nine grandchildren. Tedd is the author of A Parent’s Handbook for Shepherding a Child’s Heart, Hints for Parents, and with Margy he co-authored Instructing a Child’s Heart.