Dennis and Nan Allen have been married for 48 years and live just south of Nashville, in Spring Hill, TN. They are freelance writers, and adjunct professors at Truett McConnell University, where they recently served on the fulltime faculty for seven years. In their life together, Dennis & Nan have served in church music ministry positions in four different states. They have also written hundreds of compositions for children, students, and adults in a writing career spanning forty years. They are multiple winners of the GMA Dove Award. Their musicals, collections, orchestrations, dramatic works, and individual songs have sold well over three million copies worldwide. In addition, Nan is an author of five books, including two novels, a Christmas non-fiction storybook, a book on song/hymn lyrics, and a Southern memoir. She also regularly writes for her successful blog and devotional series.