Dropped from a stagecoach into the harsh, yet beautiful wilderness of western Minnesota in 1874, Pastor August Hertwig faces isolation, severe weather, and extreme physical hardship. Yet God leads him to the love of his life in the strong, determined Elizabeth and together they forge an amazing ministry. "God in a God-Forsaken Land" is a journey of faith and adventure in 1870s pioneer Minnesota. Historical fiction author tracks the exciting life of an 1870s circuit riding missionary. Gene R. Stark, an LCMS Christian has written a book of one of the first circuit riders in Minnesota. For more information and how to purchase the book click here.
Mr. Stark along with his publisher offers discounts for church and school groups.