On life's daily journey, stories often remind us of whom we are and provide a unique way of portraying God's truths. Jesus, the master storyteller, used everyday situations to convey gospel truths in a way that made them come alive to His audience. This Day.A Guide to Living provides 365 stories that will lead you into a deeper walk with the Lord.and even allow you to laugh at yourself and at life. Jerry Jones's journey from dairy farmer to pastor has equipped him well as a gifted storyteller. As a farmer working 2,000 acres of Mid-west farmland, he developed a love for the land, a strong sense of community, and a kindred spirit with God's creation. Many of his stories chronicle examples of ordinary people who model extraordinary faith, wisdom, and resilience. Treat yourself daily to the refreshment from these quick glimpses of life, and discover the uncompromising love of God in an ever-changing world. Jerry Jones put faith into action when he answered the midlife call to make the transition from farmer to pastor. He holds degrees from Siena Heights University, Bangor Theological Seminary, and a graduate degree from Northern Baptist Theological Seminary. Jerry has served at churches in Maine and Illinois and today, he serves as the Senior Pastor of a Congregational church near Grand Rapids, Michigan, where he leads, nurtures, and cares for a different sort of flock. Jerry and his wife have a daughter, a son, and six granddaughters.