The Author

​Joey Cochran is the pastor of middle school discipleship and communication at Calvary Memorial Church in Oak Park. He is a PhD student in church history at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School and the senior fellow of the Jonathan Edwards Center there. His writing home is You can follow him on Twitter.

Apologetics for the ‘Spiritual but Not Religious’

Christianity has never made converts primarily by winning arguments but by capturing hearts.

The Gospel

How the beauty of Christ transforms the bride of

Called to Stay

Caleb Breakey. Called to Stay: An Uncompromising Mission to

The Gospel Call and True Conversion

Gospel reductionism has filled our churches with false converts.

I Am a Church Member

A functional church member is characterized by love, generosity,