Pete Alwinson serves as Vice-President of Leadership and Men’s Discipleship at Key Life Network.
He is the founding pastor of Willow Creek Presbyterian Church (PCA) in Winter Springs (Orlando), Florida, where he served for 26 years as Senior Pastor. He has served churches in California, Illinois, Connecticut and Florida.
Pete is a graduate of Biola College in Communications, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (M.Div) and Reformed Theological Seminary (D. Min) in Oviedo, Florida. He was one of the first speakers to join the faculty of Man in the Mirror and is asked to fill in for Pat Morley on occasion at Man in the Mirror Bible Study in Winter Park, Florida. Currently he is on the Board of Man in the Mirror.
Pete is also an Adjunct Professor at Reformed Theological Seminary in Oviedo, Florida. He is on the Board of Key Life Network, and can be heard weekly on the Key Life Question and Answer segment with Steve each Friday.
Articles By Pete Alwinson
Making Contact: Influencing Men for the Good of Everyone
Thursday April 9, 2015christian life • men • relationships •
“Evangelism” is one of those words that can scare a grown Christian man right out of the church, and maybe the Faith. Yet guys are incredibly important and it often takes a man to reach a man. In this series we’ll learn from Jesus how men can make contact with other guys in ways that are natural and grace driven, with the goal not of converting them, but putting Jesus on display.
10 Easter Reminders
Tuesday March 24, 2015bible teaching •
Easter is almost here, again! It’s a bit earlier this year than usual and I’m really not ready for it. Which raises the question: how does a Christian get ready for Easter?
On The Inside Looking Out
Tuesday March 3, 2015christian life •
It’s strange—for most of my life I felt like an outsider looking in. Maybe you know that same uncomfortable feeling of not being sure that you fit in anywhere, but desperately want to, I mean, somewhere.
Men of Grace and Truth
Saturday February 28, 2015christian life • men • prayer •
I’ve found that self-made men tend to self-destruct because God is simply not in their lives. The Father calls us to be His sons and loves us because of the cross. He develops us through His grace and truth as we read His Word. In this series we talk about how to hear the Father’s voice in the different types of literature of the Bible. Join us!
Sin Up in My Grill
Saturday January 17, 2015christian life •
Clarity is good, I’ve learned, and when Abba sticks around to make a point, then I’m going to stick with it a bit longer and risk a deeper look. I do that not because I’m so spiritual; it’s because if I don’t deal with it now, I’ve learned I’ll have to circle back and deal with it later. He’s quite persistent in a gentle kind of way.
What Men Need to Know About Christ at Christmas
Thursday December 18, 2014men •
As we celebrate the birth of Jesus, it’s easy to focus on the baby in the manger and forget that he grew up to be the greatest man who ever lived. Watch this video series from Pete Alwinson and you’ll see that part of what made Jesus so great is that he gives his greatness to anyone who wants it. Now, that’s one heck of a Christmas present!
The Jesus You May Have Missed
Saturday December 6, 2014jesus •
Pete Alwinson contributed to American Bible Society’s The Men’s Bible. Here is a taste of what the devotionals are like.
Dads by Grace
Saturday November 22, 2014family • men • parenting •
I am my kids’ dad. I’m not going to lie, to me the title “Dad” is the designation of a high and holy status that when spoken to me by my kids produces heart skipping moments of joy.