First, all glory and praise go to God, who through His Son, Jesus Christ, makes all things possible and gives us the gift of eternal life.
Many thanks go to the fantastic team of people at Sams Publishing for their outstanding work on this project. Thanks to Rick Kughen, the executive editor, for offering us the opportunity to work on this book and keeping things on track, and to Andrew Beaster for all his production work. I would also like to thank Carole Jelen at Waterside Productions, Inc., for arranging this opportunity and for helping out in my writing career.
I am indebted to the technical editor, Jason Foster, who put in many long hours double-checking all the work and keeping the book technically accurate, all while getting ...