Seth Pierce

Puyallup Church lead pastor
Washington Conference

Accidental Pagans

The greatest Christmas card ever bestowed upon me had gilded edges, dazzling red and green accents, and the following message:

“Jesus is the reason for the season!” TRUE!


Ellen ... Beyond the Mirror

By the time you read this article, the manuscript for my new book, Ellen White for Teens, will be resting in the capable editorial hands of Pacific Press. I hope.


I'm Offended, Part 2

I once used social media to ask my colleagues to share with me some of their craziest stories of offended members. They did not disappoint.


Ten Free Ways to Appreciate Your Pastor ... Without Making It Awkward

Next month is the 20th annual Pastor Appreciation Month.


I'm Offended, Part 1

My wife recently gave birth to our third child, and one of the many questions we have as we watch her grow is what her personality will be like.



We are all partial.


Dude, Where's My Ark?

Noah's ark has always been a story of God's grace and human survival — not a shipwreck of human stupidity.


A Festival of Inconsistency

Several years ago I was at an International Fair hosted by the local community college where diverse groups manned booths in order to inform, convert, sell to or — in the case of the b


How to Pick a Fight

There’s nothing like a good fight.


How to Judge People

“Judge not lest ye be judged” is perhaps the most popular quote among people who haven’t read the Bible.