Stephen W. Smith is the cofounder and spiritual director of The Potter's Inn, a ministry providing resources and services in spiritual formation. He is the author of Embracing Soul Care: Making Space for What Matters Most.
John D. Pierce lives in Charlotte, North Carolina, where he serves on the ministry staff of The Barnabas Center. His professional attention is directed toward group ministry to men and their families, particularly in the realm of sexuality, intimacy and addiction. He is a nationally certified, licensed professional counselor. He shares life with Sandy, his wife, and is the proud father of Drew, Carlee and Catherine.