On this week’s episode of the By His Grace podcast Misty Phillip sits down with Jack Countryman. Jack is the founder of JCountryman gift books— a division of Thomas Nelson—and is the recipient of the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association’s Jordan Lifetime Achievement Award. Over the past thirty years, he has developed bestselling gift books such as God’s Promises for Your Every Need®, God’s Promises for Men®, God’s Promises for Women®, God’s Blessings Just for You® and The Red Letter Words of Jesus. Countryman’s books have sold more than 27 million units.
Vice President and Publisher Emeritus, Thomas Nelson Publishers, Jack created JCountryman Publishing on his kitchen table in 1981 with God’s Promises for Your Every Need® (has sold over 20 million units to date).
In 1986, trademarked the JCountryman brand, essentially creating the Christian gift books business Joined Thomas Nelson Publishers in 1994Jack has written 35 books and published more than 800 Was given a salutation by the State of Tennessee’s House of Representatives General Assembly in 2014, recognizing him as “a legend in the realm of Christian publishing”
God has instructed us in the Bible not to worry about tomorrow. It sounds simple, so why is it so difficult to achieve? Why can’t we find peace? Explore what the Bible says about letting go of anxiety and fear and embracing a new way of thinking that brings us into a closer relationship with God.
In ‘The Miracle of Peace’, Jack shares inspiration and hope about the miraculous peace that only God can bring about during the stormiest seasons in life. You’ll be encouraged as you discover how to:
Understand God’s plans when nothing seems to make sense Find calm when all around you is chaos
Trust that God has you in the palm of His hand
Peace. Everyone wants it, so few have it. And the world thrives on the lack of it. Media and entertainment traffic in fear and unrest. So, how do we find and maintain peace when the very ground beneath our feet is shifting? With so much turmoil and divisiveness in the world? When our relationships are struggling, our careers and finances are on unsteady ground, when there is so little we can count on?
Book: ‘The Miracle of Peace’,
Trusted author Jack Countryman and other dynamic people of faith from their thirties to their nineties will share inspiration and hope about the miraculous peace that only God can bring about during the stormiest seasons in life.
This beautiful book includes:
- A presentation page for gift-giving
- A ribbon marker to keep your place
- 52 meditations about finding peace in a troubled world
God doesn’t want His loved ones to suffer with worry. As you draw closer to Him, you’ll experience the miracle of peace that is available to you. You only need ask.