The Author

Gavin Ortlund (PhD, Fuller Theological Seminary) is a husband, father, pastor, and writer. He serves as senior pastor of First Baptist Church of Ojai in Ojai, California. Gavin blogs regularly at Soliloquium. You can follow him on Twitter.


Life without God Is Weird

Three things that are out of place—homesick, we might say—within the confines of a naturalistic worldview.

Why It’s Wrong to Say the Bible Is Pro-Slavery

Slavery in any sense is a perversion of God’s

The Real Reason You Love Music

Is your love of music a distraction from reality?

7 Ways to Work Hard at Rest

Busy and fatigued? Here are some tips to help