Former high-school English teacher and college professor Denise Loock is an editor, author, and inspirational speaker. She is the editor of The Journey Christian Newspaper, which has an online and print readership of over 60,000 people. She is a nonfiction book editor for Lighthouse Publishing of the Carolinas, based in Raleigh, NC. She also accepts freelance editing projects from writers who want to submit clean, concise, and compelling manuscripts to publishers (lightningeditingservices.com).
She is the author of two devotional books that highlight the scriptural truths of classic hymns and gospel songs, Open Your Hymnal and Open Your Hymnal Again. She is the founder of Dig Deeper Devotions, a website that encourages Christians of all ages to dig deeper into the Word of God. Her articles, stories, and devotions have appeared in various publications, including EFCA Today, Chicken Soup for the Soul, The Upper Room, and Vista.
Denise teaches the course Sentence Diagramming 101.