Dan Swaningson

Montana Author | Montana Gifts


Red Lodge, MT


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Why do we love Dan Swaningson's books? Dan is more than an author to our family, he is a dear friend whom we have grown so close to through the years. His books give us all a true reflection of his heart & they serve as reminders of the world we face and problems we all need to overcome. We hope his books touch your lives like they have touched ours.


Author since 2009 and published 1st book in 2010

     Dan Swaningson is the senior pastor of Hope Chapel, a Foursquare church in Red Lodge, Montana, that he and his wife, Donna, planted in 2011. Prior to that, he was the children's pastor at Hope Center in Billings, Montana. A Yellowstone Valley Bible Institute graduate and author of To My Girls (2010), Hope For Families (2014) & Barbarians in the Kingdom (2017), Dan also continues to work as a field superintendent for a commercial building contractor. Dan has 3 beautiful daughters.