Phil Gulley

Phil  Gulley Philip Gulley is a Quaker pastor and beloved writer and speaker from Danville, Indiana. An eclectic writer, Gulley has published 17 books, including the acclaimed Harmony series chronicling life in the eccentric Quaker community of Harmony, Indiana and the best-selling Porch Talk series of inspirational and humorous essays. Gulley's memoir, I Love You, Miss Huddleston: And Other Inappropriate Longings of My Indiana Childhood, recounts his coming-of-age years. In addition, Gulley and co-author James Mulholland describe their progressive worldview in their books, If Grace Is True and If God Is Love, followed by Gulley's If the Church Were Christian and his most recently published book, The Evolution of Faith: How God is Creating a Better Christianity. Gulley attended Marian College in Indianapolis where he studied theology and sociology. He received his Master of Divinity from Christian Theological Seminary (CTS) in 1992. Gulley is currently the pastor at Fairfield Friends Meeting near Indianapolis. Additionally, he hosted the television program Porch Talk with Phil Gulley on the Indiana PBS affiliate WFYI and their flagship show Across Indiana, for which he received two Emmy® Awards. He also writes the popular monthly Home Again column for Indianapolis Monthly and is a regular contributor to The Saturday Evening Post. In 2010, CTS awarded Gulley an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree.