About the Author

Jeffery Trees is a retired United Methodist Church pastor in Indiana. He has been an entertainer, singer, guitar player, pastor, counselor, salesperson, mentor, teacher, husband, father, grandfather, and writer. He is very gifted in communication with a degree from the University of Indianapolis in Speech and Drama. He attended Christian Theological Seminary for his M. Div.

Jeffery is a very enthusiastic and blessed man whom has been an entertainer, professional singer, guitar player, play right, composer, actor and was called into the United Methodist Ministry where he served for several years.  He believes that if you get knocked down by life it is your responsibility to get back up with God’s help.  He has also been blessed to be a Hospice Chaplain to help people to understand the meaning of life and death and finding faith in the midst of fear.

Jeffery is now retired and lives with his wife in Indianapolis, In. His wife has been a great inspiration to him with all the knowledge she has an Occupational Therapist with her doctorate in Adult Education.  She continues to be a great support to him even though she has several auto-immune system diseases and is now wrestling with Alzheimer’s Disease but refuses to allow it to destroy her faith or her life.

Both have worked together to do counseling, mentoring, and encouraging others in the depths of life.  Jeffery is currently working on his second book entitled “Can You Love Someone You Can’t Stand?”.  This is an issued that everyone has to deal with in their lives as long as we are alive.  His insight and sense of humor through tough times makes life more than just an over complex puzzle of interactions but helps people to see a real relationship with God makes life worth living no matter what happens.