Dr. McCall was born of Presbyterian missionary parents in Lebanon. Educated at Princeton, Luther, Glasgow, Yale, Edinburgh and Oxford. He was for 19 years the Sr. Minister of the First Presbyterian Church in Rochester, MN. Member of the Mayo Clinic IRB. Served on the Nebraska State Board of Parole. A Retired Commander in the U.S. Navy and a Korean War veteran. Adjunct Homiletics professor. Author of three previous books. Member of the MN Governor’s Commission on Suicide. Rotary Club President and an Honorary Admiral in the Nebraska Navy. The author lives with his wife Barbara, a retired attorney, in Madison, WI.