Rick Horne has over 30 years of experience in Christian school counseling and has served on the board of the Christian Counseling and Educational Foundation (CCEF) for 20 years. He is a graduate of Philadelphia Biblical University (BS), Reformed Educational Seminary (MDiv), and West Chester University (MEd), and Westminster Theological Seminary (DMin). He has developed, in association with CCEF, a curriculum in pastoral counseling for urban church leaders and serves as Site Coordinator for The Urban Ministry Institute in Chester, PA.  Rick has served in bivocational pastoral ministry in three Philadelphia area churches over the last 38 years. Dr. Horne is the author of six books for students, teachers, and parents and has taught on related topics in schools and conferences in Europe, Africa, Asia and North, South, and Central America. Rick and his wife Betty have six children and 15 grandchildren.