Jeanne Dennis Bio

Jeanne Dennis

I am crucified with Christ: nevertheless I live; yet not I, but Christ liveth in me: and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by the faith of the Son of God, who loved me, and gave himself for me. (Gal. 2:20 KJV)

Jeanne Dennis Official Bio

“Truth is our heritage. It is our responsibility to pass it on.”

Jeanne Gowen Dennis is an award-winning author and singer/songwriter, a Colson Center Fellow and Centurion, and an online TV host. She is passionate about helping others grow in intimacy with our Creator while equipping them to pass on biblical truth to others. She is a member of the Advanced Writers and Speakers Association (AWSA) and the Christian Authors Network (CAN).

A wife, mother, and grandmother, Jeanne has taught and worked with children and adults of all ages for over 20 years. She has been married to her wonderful husband, Steve, for over forty years.

Jeanne and Steve produce Heritage of Truth TV online. They are active members of their local church, where Steve serves as a deacon.

Jeanne’s hobbies include art, music, learning foreign languages, knitting, ballroom dancing with Steve, swimming, watching old movies, and spending time with her family.

Jeanne Dennis singing at Golden Scroll Awards
Singing at 2017 Golden Scroll Awards Banquet. Photo by Sue Badeau.

Why the Passion for Truth?

In college, Jeanne was a faith casualty, like reportedly up to 70 to 75% of today’s college students. That’s why she is passionate about passing on biblical truth to upcoming generations. Besides her many years of personal study in Scripture and sitting under solid Bible teachers, she also received intensive training in the biblical worldview under Chuck Colson and his team at BreakPoint. She was commissioned as a BreakPoint Centurion in 2006 and a Colson Fellow in 2015.

Media Presence

As host of Heritage of Truth TV, an online show, Jeanne has had the opportunity to interview hundreds of authors, pastors, recording artists, and other interesting people.

Heritage of Truth guests have included: Max Lucado, Kay Arthur, Thelma Wells, Gloria Gaither, Lysa TerKeurst, Alex and Stephen Kendrick, Babbie Mason, Os Guinness, Todd Starnes, Jonathan Cahn, Michael Card, Erwin Lutzer, J. Warner Wallace, and Steve Arterburn. She also featured a press conference with Dr. Ravi Zacharias on her show.

Author, Writer

Jeanne has authored/co-authored a dozen books, contributed to several others, and received several awards for her writing and songwriting.

Jeanne has published twelve books, some co-authored with Sheila Seifert, and has contributed to several others, including a Gold Medallion finalist. Her writing has appeared at:,, Focus on the Family online, several homeschool websites, and in many print publications, including Focus on the Family’s Thriving Family, Brio, Breakaway, and Clubhouse; Campus Life; Light & Life Magazine (illustration); Upper Room; Secret Place; The Christian Communicator and some local newspapers, to name a few. She has also written for Compassion International and DaySpring greeting cards and has edited several books.

Jeanne’s latest book, written with Sheila Seifert, is Bible Kidventures: Stories of Danger and Courage from Tyndale House and Focus on the Family. It won the Golden Scroll Children’s Merit Award. If you like, you may purchase it through our affiliate link here: Bible KidVentures Stories of Danger and Courage

Bible Kidventures Stories of Danger & Courage
Jeanne’s latest book for children

Photo of Jeanne Dennis by CK.

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