The Author

​Chad Ashby is pastor of College Street Baptist Church in Newberry, South Carolina, where he lives with his wife and three boys. He is a graduate of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky, where he completed an MDiv in biblical and theological studies. Chad blogs at After Math. You can follow him on Twitter.

When Church Relationships Are Hard

The church is the place where the world’s tallest walls are torn down. No wonder it’s messy. No wonder it’s hard.

The Earthly Temple and the Empty Tomb

The risen King is going to build a new

Take a Hike: Rediscovering God’s Grandeur in Nature

As our awe before the rugged enormity of earth

Where a Desperate Small-Town Pastor Found Hope

There is no better place for a church to

I’m Southern Baptist, and I Love a Man

It feels good to finally make it public—I’m a