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Chris Garrett

I write because it helps me to think about and implement convictions I encounter in God's Word. I share my writing because I believe that transcendent truth is best discovered and applied when applied to the friction of community engagement.

Please engage with the content of these pages as much as you like. Iron only sharpens iron if friction is applied. Let's love each other by gracefully applying this friction to one another.

The Firmest Promise

Hebrews 6: There is no one greater than God. The degree to which God wanted His promise to His children through Abraham to be a certainty, required swearing by His own name. God’s greatness (vs. 13-16) and the impossibility of God lying (vs. 18) give us a “steadfast […]

Keep them Singing

Nehemiah 11: Being a person who has enjoyed the position of leading God’s people in singing, these mentions catch my eye. In the midst of lists of names, Nehemiah pauses to mention singers and the command from the king for them to be provided for. Probably so that […]


Let's seek the truth. Let's share in Christ.

Growing Godly Generations

a vision for life and ministry


Tasting and seeing that the Lord is very good!

Always Returning Home

Roots below the surface of a weathered tree

Life as a Leach

A hungry beggar showing hungry beggars where I'm finding food

my german life:

an american girl in hamburg

Into the Dark With God

A hungry beggar showing hungry beggars where I'm finding food

Breaking ABD

the life of a dissertation writer