LTG (Ret) William G. “Jerry” Boykin was one of the original members of the US Army's Delta Force. He was privileged to ultimately command these elite warriors in combat operations. Later, Jerry Boykin commanded all the Army's Green Berets as well as the Special Warfare Center and School.
In his thirty-six years in the army, LTG Boykin also served a tour with the CIA. He has participated in clandestine operations around the world and served his last four years in the Army as the Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence. Today he is an ordained minister with a passion for spreading the Gospel of Jesus Christ and encouraging Christians to become Warriors in God's Kingdom.
Jerry & wife Ashley, enjoy spending time with their 5 children and growing number of Grandchildren.
Stu is the best-selling author of several "Gold Medallion finalist" books. They are: Tender Warrior which provides a powerful biblical blueprint for mature manhood in a time and culture that is awash in confusion about gender issues. All The King's Men captures his intense commitment to relationships and team ministry. Four Pillars of a Man's Heart, a development of four foundational pillars of masculinity, is designed to bring strength into balance .And Spirit Warriors; A Soldier Looks at Spiritual Warfare. He has also written the Matthew volume in the Holman New Testament Commentary series. His latest release is Infinite Impact.
Stu and Linda live just outside Portland, Oregon. High school sweethearts, they have been married for forty one years, have raised three grown sons, and are now greatly enjoying grandparenting. The Weber family enjoys outdoor activities - hunting, camping, hiking, and competitive sports - and love the beautiful high alpine country of the Eagle Cap Wilderness in their home state.