Robert L Shepherd, Jr., is an ordained minister who has preached the gospel for over 37 years and has been married to Tammara Denise (Ames) Shepherd for over 36 years. He was born in the small town of Marked Tree, Arkansas and grew up on a farm where he obtained a strong work ethic. While enjoying the animals and nature and reading many books, he developed the ability to write poems and short stories at a young age. After finishing high school, he joined the United States Air Force where he was able to travel and meet new people and experience different cultures. Brother Shepherd has also self- published other religious books and poetry such as In Tune With His Spirit, The Pursuit of Holiness, The Power of Grace, By My Spirit, What Shall It Profit and Godly Sorrow. If you read one of his books, you will be hooked;. and like the man in the advertisement partaking of the Lays potato chip, you will be propelled to devour another one.