James N. Watkins
Jim wears more hats than his Aunt Luella! He is:
author/contributor to over 30 books and over two thousand articles
acquisitions editor for Wesleyan Publishing House
conference speaker throughout North America and overseas
editorial advisor for ACW Press
instructor at Taylor University
minister of communications at The River Community Church and
child of God
The first six titles note what he does, but not who he is. "Whether I succeed or fail in those jobs, I know that my identity is secure in being an unconditionally loved child of God."
You're still reading?! So, you're obviously a government investigator, conference director or incurable insomniac. In that case, here's a bit more:
He has also served as an editor/writer for the American Bible Society, a "visiting author" at Indiana Wesleyan University, full-time editorial director at Wesleyan Publishing House and weekly columnist for three secular newspapers for fifteen yearsbut not all at the same time.
Jim has won awards for his books (Campus Life "Book of the Year" and "Retailers Choice Award") and
writing and editing (four Evangelical Press Association awards) as well as an "Amy" award for writing in
the general market. (Click here for a complete list of his published books.)
WARNING: Reader assumes full responsibility for the proper and prescribed use of this
site. For external use only. Discontinue if rash, redness, irritation, or swelling develops. If swallowed, do not
induce vomiting. Side-effects may include drowsiness or mild to severe agitation. Do not read while consuming alcohol or
operating heavy machinery. Keep away from open flame. Do not store above 451 degrees. Do not use near or place in water.
Void where prohibited, taxed or licensed. Any medical information provided is for general educational use only and should
not be used as a substitute for professional medical advice.
Views expressed are those of the author and do not necessarily represent those of
any other personreal or fictitious, living or deadusing
the name James Watkins.