The Author

Thomas Terry is the founder and proprietor of Humble Beast, a record label and ministry in Portland, Oregon. As a spoken-word artist and a member of Beautiful Eulogy, he seeks to bring creativity and theology together to glorify the Lord who created them both. Thomas lives with his wife, Heather, and two boys, Tobin and Kuyper, and serves as an elder at Trinity Church Portland. You can follow him on Twitter and find his words and music at

Urban Churches and Gentrification

Thomas Terry and Joshua Ryan Butler share their experiences pastoring in gentrifying cities and encourage pastors to engage with existing communities.

Thomas Terry on Why You Should Believe in Jesus

In this video, Thomas Terry explains the beauty of