Phil Gulley

Philip Gulley is a Quaker pastor, writer and speaker. American Profile Magazine says, “Gulley’s stories get at the heart of the simple joys, stranger-than-fiction humor, and day-to-day drama of small-town life.” He has written 17 books and received two Emmy® Awards for his work hosting "Porch Talk with Phil Gulley” and “Across Indiana.” His books include the acclaimed Harmony series of novels chronicling life in the eccentric Quaker community of Harmony, Indiana, and the bestselling Porch Talk series. Other writings include the memoir I Love You, Miss Huddleston: And Other Inappropriate Longings of My Indiana Childhood; If Grace Is True and If God Is Love, co-authored by James Mulholland;  followed by If the Church Were Christian and The Evolution of Faith which propose a fresh direction for Christianity. In 2010 he was awarded an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree by his alma mater, Christian Theological Seminary.