Lisa M. Clark spends her days reading and writing about God’s love for all people. She is an editor for Concordia Publishing House, and she loves the opportunity to work on a variety of resources that share the saving message of Jesus Christ.

Lisa has written for periodicals such as Happy Times, My Devotions, and Portals of Prayer, and her hymns and songs have been used for choral arrangements, Sing & Wonder, and Creative Worship for the Lutheran Parish. Lisa’s love for kids influenced her writing for Arch Books and the devotional Blessings and Prayers for Parents

The Messengers: Discovered
, Lisa’s first novel, was released in May 2016.

A St. Louis native, Lisa draws from her experiences as a student of Hope Lutheran School and as a teacher of Lutheran High School South. Her degrees from Concordia University, Nebraska, and the University of Missouri—St. Louis focus on Lutheran doctrine, education, and writing. She’s thankful for her church family at Ascension Lutheran Church, where her husband, Matt, serves as pastor. Their two kids love attending Word of Life Lutheran School.