The Author

Chad Bird writes at and is a regular contributor to Christ Hold Fast. His new book, Your God Is Too Glorious: Finding God in the Most Unexpected Places, was published by Baker Books in January. Follow him on Twitter @birdchadlouis.

God Loves Your Messy, Unimpressive Church

In this unpromising place, colored with gray simplicity, Jesus radiated jaw-dropping glory.

The Joy of an Unaccomplished Life

God’s glory is not found in big accomplishments but

From Hitler’s Wolves to Christ’s Lambs

This story of the pastor who reluctantly agreed to