Who’s in? We’ll put your name in the book

Who’s in? We’ll put your name in the book

By John Pierce In recognition of the 150th anniversary of the American Civil War, historian Bruce Gourley has done an excellent job of pulling together month-by-month accounts of how Baptists responded to the tragic conflict that divided the nation. These columns in...
‘Cultivating Generosity’

‘Cultivating Generosity’

By John Pierce Someday I hope to meet Rembrant (Rem) Stokes. I’ve learned a lot from him already. One of his Clemson University classmates of old shared with me a copy of Rem’s book, Cultivating Generosity: Giving What’s Right, Not What’s Left (LifeRich Publishing,...
Space available for Israel tour

Space available for Israel tour

By John Pierce Eight spaces are available to tour Israel, Nov. 6-17, with Tony Cartledge, an excellent Bible scholar and writer of the Nurturing Faith Bible Studies, and Doron Heiliger, one of Israel’s most experienced and sought-after guides. Historian Bruce Gourley...
Good books, well delivered

Good books, well delivered

By John Pierce About three years ago, David Cassady of Faith Lab and I were in Barnes & Noble where we were appropriately discussing books and the shifting landscape of publishing. David, who stays abreast of publishing trends and technology in general, shared a...
Need a Big Sky adventure?

Need a Big Sky adventure?

Photos by John D. PierceBy John Pierce For those looking for an experience of reflection and renewal and the exploration of fresh places and ideas, let me invite you to NURTURING FAITH EXPERIENCE: MONTANA.    This “experimental experience”...