Jason Van Bemmel graduated from the University of Maryland with a History major and an English minor. He also has Master’s degrees from Covenant College (Educational Leadership) and Reformed Theological Seminary. He has taught US History, World History, Modern World History, American Government, American Literature, British Literature, World Literature, and Latin and Creative Writing in three different Christian schools and to homeschool classes. He has also served as Head of School for New Covenant Christian School, an ACCS member school, and as the Upper School Principal at Whitefield Academy in Georgia. Mr. Van Bemmel currently serves as the pastor of Forest Hill Presbyterian Church (PCA) in Maryland. He and his wife, Beth, have been married for 20 years. They have three children: Andrew (14), Jeremiah (11) and Kathryn (8). As a family, they enjoy good literature and family field trips. His children can still sometimes be seen in costume, acting out some period of history or their favorite literature.