A Christian Guide to Body Stewardship, Diet and Exercise

i About the Authors David “Pete” Peterson, Ed.D, CSCS*D. Program Coordinator, MultiAge Physical Education; Assistant Professor of Kinesiology Dr. David Peterson is a retired U. S. Navy Aerospace/Operational Physiologist with more than 20 years of active-duty service. He has earned multiple degrees in exercise science and is a former competitive powerlifter. Dr. Peterson has published numerous peer-reviewed journal articles, a textbook (in addition to this one), and presented at multiple state, national and international conferences on the topics of body composition and physical fitness testing. He is an active member of the National Strength and Conditioning Association. Jeremy Kimble, Ph.D. Director, Center for Biblical Integration; Associate Professor of Theology Dr. Kimble is passionate about teaching college students the truth of God’s Word. His hope is that through his courses, students will grow in their love for God and others, rightly understand the grand narrative of Scripture, and apply theological truths to everyday life. Dr. Kimble served in pastoral ministry for eight years and currently serves as a co-leader of an adult Sunday School class at Grace Baptist Church in Cedarville. Dr. Kimble's academic interests include biblical and systematic theology, ecclesiology, hermeneutics and homiletics, biblical worldview, and Jonathan Edwards. Trent Rogers, Ph.D. Dean of the School of Biblical and Theological Studies; Assistant Professor of New Testament and Greek Dr. Trent Rogers teaches courses in New Testament and Greek. He is passionate about teaching the Bible and leading students to love and serve God, who has revealed Himself in the Bible. He has published in the areas of the Pauline Epistles, New Testament Greek, and Hellenistic Judaism. Prior to coming to Cedarville University, Trent served as Pastor for Adult Ministries at Grace Baptist Church in Cedarville, Ohio, where he is still an active member.