Colleen Shine Phillips lives with her family in Quilpué, Chile. Teaching, leading, and discipling have dominated the last forty years of her life, and although she still continues with these activities, her primary professional role today is writing. She has authored various plays, lessons, Bible studies, articles, and short stories, as well as placing in several writing contests in various genres. You can read her published works of fiction in Focus on the Family’s magazine for middle readers, Clubhouse. Colleen is passionate about God and ministry.