Jesus befriended and redeemed Alex when he was 15 years old in Georgia where he grew up and later planted his first church, Four Corners Church. Aside from church planting, Alex has also served as preaching pastor and lead pastor at two larger churches on the West Coast, and has authored two books, “The Reckless Love of God” and “The New Believers Guide to the Christian Faith.” He has been married to his amazing wife Jana for nearly thirteen years. They have two children, Tovah and Jude. Alex holds a BA, Christian Studies, North Greenville University, M.Div. specialization in Christian Thought Theology, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, M.A. Aspects of Biblical Interpretation, London School of Theology, and is a Doctor of Intercultural Studies (Candidate), at Western Seminary. He’s passionate about people meeting Jesus, growing in their faith, the Sounders, and cooking. Find out more over at his blog http://www.alxegesis.comPersonal Site
Books by Alex Early
Articles By Alex Early
Friendship: Escaping the Squirrel Cage
Thursday November 16, 2017christian life • relationships •
Finding and maintaining healthy friendships really isn’t on the priority list for most Americans.
Friendship: Real Wealth
Thursday November 2, 2017christian life • relationships •
If you’re measuring your wealth strictly by your paycheck, your accomplishments, your accolades, your degrees, your looks, your vacations your 401k’s, your toys… I hate to break it to you but you’re actually using the wrong measuring stick for defining wealth.
Pray Like Children
Thursday October 5, 2017christian life •
Jesus said, “Unless you change and become like little children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven” (Matt. 18:3).
A Ragamuffin’s Prayer
Tuesday September 12, 2017christian life • pain & suffering •
Jesus, what if I don’t ever get any better?
I’ll always love you.
God Seriously Loves You!
Tuesday August 22, 2017grace 101 •
The entire message of the Bible is a message of grace, hope, forgiveness, and love – all unearned, ill deserved, and completely without condition! The love of God is reckless, pervasive, and unstoppable.
I Am A Child of God and I Have A.D.D.
Tuesday July 25, 2017christian life •
How do you get a child to believe that they are fearfully and wonderfully made (Psalm 139:4), when they believe they have a ‘deficit’ and a ‘disorder?’
The Peach Jolly Rancher
Thursday June 15, 2017christian life •
Do you remember your first Jolly Rancher? The candy that could make your day or break your teeth is one that I’ll never forget. It’s funny being 36 years old and a father of two that somehow lately memories that have been tucked away in the outskirts of my mind are being dislodged. Some are painful, some are beautiful, and some are just plain fun. This one’s fun.
The World to Which He Came
Thursday May 18, 2017christian life •
What kind of world do you think Jesus came to? This is so important for so many reasons. Because of time, space, and the countless fairytales you’ve heard throughout your life, you might be tempted to overlook the fact that the Jesus of Nazareth actually came to this world. The real world.