In the Cool of the Evening: The Distilled Wisdom of Dr. Vernon S. Broyles, Jr Hardcover – 1992 by Vernon S. Broyles
In his more than 87 years on this earth, Dr. Broyles touched an untold number of people through his sermons, his writings and, most of all, through his personal contacts. Dr. Broyles was famous for his uncanny ability to show up at the precise moment he was needed. Many a church member has been astounded when Dr. Broyles miraculously appeared at the height of their dilemmas or crises. He not only came, but he ministered and he comforted in a way that people never forgot.
Dr. Broyles was pastor of North Avenue Presbyterian Church in Atlanta in 1941-50 and 1954-1976. Between his two tenures, he was executive secretary of the Board of Church Extension of the Presbyterian Church of the United States, based in Atlanta.