The Author

David Mathis is executive editor at, pastor of Cities Church, and adjunct professor with Bethlehem College and Seminary in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He is the author of Habits of Grace: Enjoying Jesus through the Spiritual Disciplines (Crossway, 2016), as well as the companion workbook for individual or group study. You can follow him on Twitter.

The Key to Evangelism in the 21st Century

The most strategic turf on which to engage unbelievers with the good news of Jesus may be the turf of our own homes.

How Your Habits Show and Shape Your Heart

Habits can be nasty little things. They can also

All the Poor and Powerless

Christianity is not for the self-sufficient. Jesus didn't come

Oh, Behave! Conduct Worthy of the Gospel in Corporate Worship

Few things are more hypocritical than showing up to

Which Generation Do You Live For?

Each summer, from roughly Memorial Day to Labor Day,