Rick Warren is an American Evangelical minister and author of religious books and also founder of Daily Hope. He was born in San Jose in California to Jimmy Warren and Dot Warren. His father was also a minister and his mother a librarian. He went to Ukiah High School from where he graduated in 1972. It was then when he founded a Christian club at his school called The Fishers of Men Club. Warren is highly educated in religion having received a Bachelor of Art degree from the California Baptist University, a Master of Divinity degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 1979 and then a Doctor of Ministry degree from Fuller Theological Seminary.Daily Hope
Warren got married to Elizabeth K. Warren in 1979 and has three children and four grandchildren. Warren became a practicing minister when he was just nineteen years old. Warren started writing during the time he was working for the Texas Ranch for Christ. He started co writing books with Billi Hanks Junior and Wayne Watts. The books were called The Victory Scripture Memory Series and Twelve Dynamic Bible Study Methods for Laity.