Jessica Thompson has a bachelor’s degree in theology. She co-authored Give Them Grace: Dazzling Your Kids with the Love of Jesus with her mother, Elyse Fitzpatrick. Her next book, Exploring Grace Together: 40 Devotionals for Families, is due to be released in early 2014. She has been married for 18 years to her high-school sweetheart. Together they have three kids, ranging in age from nine to 14.