By Rev. Mark A. Pierson

Rev. Pierson is the pastor of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Long Beach, California. Besides being a regular author for Higher Things Magazine, he is a contributor to the books Making the Case for Christianity and The Resurrection Fact. He would like to note his indebtedness to the many great preachers he has heard and learned from over the years.

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This article originally appeared in the Winter 2018 issue of Higher Things® Magazine.

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