The Author

​Jen Pollock Michel lives in Toronto with her family. She’s the author of Surprised by Paradox: The Promise of ‘And’ in an Either-or World (IVP, forthcoming), Keeping Place: Reflections on the Meaning of Home (IVP, 2017), and Teach Us to Want: Longing, Ambition and the Life of Faith (IVP, 2014). You can follow her on Twitter.

Learn the Difference between Right and Almost Right

Rules can prescribe the right behavior, but they can’t form the right character.

Still Scandalous: Why This 1994 Book Remains Relevant

The gospel isn’t a curriculum from which you will

Lose Yourself in a ‘Find Yourself’ World

It is not simply that Christianity is an alternate

Why Homesickness Is Health

Home represents humanity’s most visceral ache—and our oldest desire.

The Too-Small Story of Home

God was the world’s first homemaker. And you’re called