|Regal Books author Jerry Cook dies|
|Written by Jeremy Burns|
|Tuesday, 14 January 2014 02:05 PM EST|
Regal Books author Jerry Cook died Jan. 11 at his Kirkland, Wash., home. He was 75.
Cook served in Christian ministry for more than 52 years as a pastor, author, professor, speaker and advisor. He wrote many popular books, including his best-selling Love, Acceptance, and Forgiveness (Regal Books).
Cook was the pastor of East Hill Foursquare Church in Gresham, Ore., for 19 years before moving to Kirkland in 1985, where he joined the ministry staff at Eastside Foursquare Church. In addition to his writing and pastoral duties, he served as a conference speaker across the globe.
Cook is survived by his wife, Barbara, two daughters, two sons, four grandchildren and one great-grandchild.