A graduate of Baylor University and Denver Seminary, Cavin Harper served as an associate pastor for 17 years before founding ElderQuest Ministries in 1997 at Christ Haven Lodge, which later became known as the Christian Grandparenting Network. He now serves as their Executive Director, writes a weekly blog and has authored the signature book for Christian Grandparenting Network entitled Courageous Grandparenting: Unshakable Faith in a Broken World.

He and his wife, Diane, created GrandCamps® for grandparents and grandchildren, which is being reproduced and operated by Christian camps and churches using materials and program concepts produced by the Christian Grandparenting Network. He is currently working on a DIY GrandCamp manual for grandparents who want to do their own ‘GrandCamp’, as well as a new book series for grandparents called Grandparents in Action.

Cavin has 9 Grandchildren. They call him Papa.