PO Box 2956 Jackson, TN 38301

Phone 731-868-2300


The Authors at Three Stands Books have a heart for reaching men with the gospel of Jesus Christ. All have been involved in ministry for many years in various capacities.

Charlie Goodman (B.A., M.R.E.) is a pastor who has served churches in VA and KY. He is currently the pastor of Macedonia Baptist Church. Charlie is also the founder and president of On Target Sportsman's Ministries. Through this ministry he works with numerous outdoor companies and serves on Pro-Staff with many of them. Charlie has filmed and produced as well as hosted Christ-centered hunting videos. He is the author of the sportsman's content in the Outdoor Bible Sportsman's Edition KJV. Charlie has also authored many articles and devotions. He has spoken in sportsman and non-sportsman venues across the country. Charlie's educational endeavors have allowed him to study at Clear Creek Baptist Bible College, Luther Rice Theological Seminary, and Covington Theological Seminary. He and his wife Rhonda have one daughter, Taylor.

Steve “Opie” Thomas resides in his hometown of Tupelo, MS.  He grew up at Harrisburg Baptist Church where he now is a member.  He graduated Union University (’95) where he earned his bachelor of arts in Religion/Youth Ministry.  He’s been in the ministry for over 24 years.  For over 15 years he traveled leading worship for revivals, camps, retreats, conferences, etc.  He served as a worship leader for Centrifuge camps for Lifeway from 1999-2007. With hunting and fishing being a passion all of his life, he began his journey with outdoor ministry in 2009.  In August of 2011 he accepted the position as National Director of Hope Outdoors (www.hopeoutdoors.org) and has been involved with this organization filming and taking disabled and terminally ill people hunting and fishing while sharing the good news of Jesus Christ.

Edgar Pierce (D. Min) is the Pastor of East Union Baptist of Jackson, TN.  He has been hunting since childhood and has had the opportunity to hunt in several states and a wide range of game. Any given time you will find him in the squirrel woods, rabbit thicket, duck blind or deer stand. He has fished in the fast flowing cold mountain streams, muddy rivers and the wide blue ocean.  He is co-founder of Harvest 365 (www.harvest365.net). He has a Dr. of Ministry from Southern Baptist School, Jacksonville, FL.  He has been married to his lovely wife Joyce for 33 years and they have two sons, Daniel and Cody.