Eddie Cloer attended Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas; Oklahoma Christian in Oklahoma City;
and Harding Graduate School of Bible and Religion in Memphis, Tennessee. He holds the
Bachelor of Arts, Master of Theology, and Doctor of Ministry degrees. His doctoral thesis
focused on evangelistic preaching.
Having begun his preaching career at age fifteen, he has preached the gospel for over forty
years, serving congregations in Clarksville, Hot Springs, and Blytheville, Arkansas. He
has preached in more than 850 gospel meetings in thirty-five states of the USA, London, England,
Singapore, and Ukraine.
Dr. Cloer teaches Bible and preaching classes at Harding University. He is the author of
two Truth for Today Commentaries, Psalms 1—50 and Psalms 51—89, as well as
several books, including: What Is "the Church?",
God's Design for "the Church", "The Church": The
People of God's Purpose, "Thus Far the Lord Has
Helped Us," and Come, Let Us Magnify the Lord.
Since 1981, Eddie has edited and published Truth for Today, a monthly publication for
preachers and teachers. In 1990, with World Bible School teachers and the Champions church
of Christ in Houston, Texas, he began the Truth for Today Printed Preacher School. Its
expository Bible studies assist thousands of preachers and teachers around the world, who are
converting countless souls to Christ. He directs the Truth for Today World Mission School,
a non-profit mission work reaching out to nearly 30,000 preachers in 150 nations of the world.
Eddie and his wife, Susan, have two married children and five grandchildren.