Philip Gulley is a pastor, writer and speaker from Danville, Indiana. Many of his characters and recollections are taken from his boyhood in this small town. An eclectic author, Phil has now written 22 books, including the acclaimed "Harmony" series, chronicling life in the eccentric Quaker community of Harmony, Indiana. His latest fictional series continues the exploits of Sam Gardner, first introduced in the "Harmony" series. The new "Hope" series includes A Place Called Hope, A Lesson in Hope and A Gathering in Hope.