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
Going On and On About the Love of God
Thursday March 1, 2018christian life •
Over the past couple of years I’ve often been asked whether or not I believe in repentance or the pursuit of holiness because I talk so frequently about the love, grace, and compassion of almighty God.
Jesus: Friend of Sinners & Saints
Thursday January 18, 2018relationships •
Christian, are you a friend of sinners? And I don’t mean like are you a friend of unbelievers simply for the sake of trying to convert them.
Three Keys to Authentic Friendship
Tuesday December 26, 2017christian life •
When Solomon speaks of friendship, he does not speak in terms of economics, contracts, or score-keeping. He doesn’t think of competition or nit-picking. He uses the language of love.
Who is Christmas For?
Tuesday December 19, 2017incarnation • jesus •
With so many ideas, religions, worldviews, and so on… It can be challenging to remember who Christmas is for.
Why and How to Go to Church
Tuesday November 28, 2017church •
Is church frustrating sometimes? Yes. That’s because it is a gathering of sinners in need of the grace of God.
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).