The Author

​Jonathan Parnell is the lead pastor of Cities Church in Minneapolis–St. Paul, where he lives with his wife, Melissa, and their seven children. He recently wrote Never Settle for Normal: The Proven Path to Significance and Happiness. You can follow him on Twitter.

​Jonathan’s Books

How to Make a Faux Apology

In this podcast, David Powlison, John Onwuchekwa, and Jonathan Parnell discuss the components of a satisfactory apology.

The Pastor and Pathological Self-Criticism

It’s embarrassing how often I still think that God

Malestrom: Manhood Swept into the Currents of a Changing World

Jesus shows us what manhood is not by eradicating

Risky Gospel

Owen’s vision of God is so glorious, and his