Phillip Michael Garner is a poet and writer who has served as a pastor, a missionary, and a professor. Mike lives on Mactan Island in the Philippines and travels Asia. He is passionate about presenting Christian faith in the competing field of religious ideology. He is part historian, part social critic and always theological. His religious formation is complimented by an enduring imagination. Garner's formal education was attained at Azusa Pacific University where he received M.Div., M.A.R., and D. Min. Degrees.