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Minister and First Time Author Wins Book Award
Rev. Graham Baird wins book award for his first book "One Hundred Years of Ministry: A Practical Guide for Pastors and Church Leaders at the 2014 Great Southwest Book Festival
Graham Baird’s One Hundred Years of Ministry is the author’s first book and he has received an Honorable Mention in the Non-Fiction category. Graham has written the “Go To” manual for pastors, seminary students and church leaders as they face the everyday demands of modern church life. Based on Graham’s four generational successful family of ministers, the book is practical, inspiring and intertwines funny, colorful stories and memorable insights.
“It is of particular significance that the Great Southwest Book Festival has conferred the award in the broad category of non-fiction, acknowledging the author’s insights and most helpful lessons on how one can handle the unexpected, how to leverage the opportunities and how to contend with disappointments and failures”, notes Foster Shannon, publisher of Green Leaf Press. Graham’
The winners of the Great Southwest Book Festival will be honored March 23 in Los Angeles at the Roosevelt Hotel. For a list of winners, see the Festival’s website at www.greatsouthwestbookfestival.com.
One Hundred Years of Ministry by Graham Baird
Retail Price: $15.00
About the Author
Rev. Graham Baird is the senior Pastor of First Presbyterian Church, Colorado Springs, CO. He is a graduate of Princeton Theological Seminary with a Master’s of Divinity. Graham is currently enrolled in the Doctor of Ministry program at Fuller Theological Seminary. He is a nationally sought-after speaker and won the National Oratory Championship in 1990
Janice C. Lee