The Author

Matt Chandler is the lead pastor of teaching at The Village Church in Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas, and the president of Acts 29. He has authored several books, including Take HeartMingling of SoulsRecovering RedemptionTo Live Is Christ to Die Is GainCreature of the WordThe Explicit Gospel, and Joy in the Sorrow. Matt and his wife, Lauren, live with their three children—Audrey, Reid, and Norah—in Highland Village, Texas.


Why Matt Chandler Chose to Suffer Publicly

Matt Chandler talks about his brain cancer, why he chose to suffer publicly, and how the Bible should shape our theology of suffering.

Look Forward to a Better Christmas

If you accept this gift, you have everything to

Matt Chandler to Church Planters: Be Courageous

Courage changes the way we plant churches.

Hospitality Is Courageous

According to Matt Chandler, there are four ways you