Heather Kendall has an Honours BA from York University, Toronto, Ontario, with a major in Mathematics and a minor in Latin. She has been a ladies’ Bible study leader and a teacher of twos and threes in Sunday school for forty years. The Word Guild awarded her first place in the Books: Biblical Studies category for her Bible study, "God’s Unfolding Story of Salvation" in 2013. Her husband is a retired librarian. They have three grown children and three grandsons.