Jamin Goggin lives with his beautiful family in Orange County, CA, where he serves as Pastor of 501 Ministries, overseeing retreats and spiritual formation at Saddleback Church. Jamin holds an MA in Spiritual Formation and an MA in New Testament from Talbot School of Theology and is currently earning a PhD in Theology from the University of Wales Trinity Saint David. Jamin co-founded Metamorpha Ministries with his best friend, Kyle Strobel. Jamin's first book, co-written with Strobel, Beloved Dust; Drawing Close to God by Discovering the Truth About Yourself, was published by Thomas Nelson in 2014. He has written popularly for Conversations Journal and is a regular contributor for Pastors.com.