AnxiousChristian_Web“This book cuts through the fakeness and fear. Part memoir and part manual, it offers hope for real people who often have real worries…I wrote this foreword because this was a book I needed, and I think other people need it too.” — Jon Acuff, Best Selling Author of Quitter, START and Do Over

The Anxious Christian: Can God Use Your Anxiety for Good?


what-it-means-to-be-a-man"Being a man in contemporary culture can be extremely confusing. Rhett Smith brings light to the subject in, What it Means to be a Man. I highly recommend it." -- Gary Chapman, Best Selling Author of The 5 Love Languages

What it Means to be a Man: God's Design for Us in a World Full of Extremes


Related to this book -- 4 Reminders for Men Who Love God



Outspoken: Conversations on Church Communication, which was a project that I wrote with 65 other contributors. You can read my contribution on Personal Growth, All Clear Communication Must Begin Here.

The New Media Frontier: Blogging, Vlogging and Podcasting for Christ, where I wrote a chapter on New Media Ministry to the MySpace-Facebook Generation: Employing New Media Technologies Effectively in Youth Ministries.

5 Things Every Parent Needs to Know About Their Kids and Sex by Anne Maria Miller, where I wrote a section on how to talk to your kids about sex, especially from a developmental perspective that takes into consideration theological and psychological concerns.



Arleen Spenceley -- 3 Lessons and 2 Tips

Relevant Magazine -- One Thing Every Marriage Needs: How a Simple Exercise Could Change Your Marriage

Relevant Magazine -- Are Christians Bad at Commitment?

Start Marriage Right -- Transform Your Marriage

Relevant Magazine -- How to Become a Great Parent Before You Have Kids

Fuller Youth Institute -- Feelings Not Allowed: How Our Response to Boys Sabotages Their Relationships

Fuller Youth Institute -- Failure: When Things Fall Apart in Our Kids' Lives

Fuller Youth Institute -- The Best Family Summer Ever

Fuller Youth Institute -- Tips for Successfully Launching Your Kids into College


Fuller Youth Institute -- Helping Adolescents Work Through the Rising Tide of Anxiety

Relevant Magazine -- Paul Says to 'Renew Your Minds.' Here's How to Actually Do It.

Fuller Studio -- Naming, Navigating, and Reframing Depression in the Lives of Teenagers

Fuller Youth Institute -- Naming and Navigating Depression in the Lives of Teenagers

Faith Village -- What it Means to be a Man [Excerpt]: Depression: Trapped in our Anger

Converge Magazine -- What it Means to be a Man [Excerpt]: Manliness between the Extremes

Allison Vesterfelt -- What if You and Your Anxiety Were Friends?

Relevant Magazine -- Christian--and Depressed

Relevant Magazine -- Is There Room for Anxiety in the Church?

Sticky Faith -- Anxiety in the In-Between Stages of Our Lives: Healthy Strategies for Coping with Transitions

Introverted Church -- A Quiet Peace: Advent Anxiety

Catalyst -- Anxiety and Church Leadership

Fuller Youth Institute -- Managing Anxiety in the Family: Strategies for Changing Our Relationship Dance

Fuller Youth Institute -- Maintaining Relational Presence in a Technological World

Collide Magazine -- Twitter: On Second Thought

Collide Magazine -- Why Twitter? Shaping Our Narrative One Tweet at a Time

Catalyst Conference -- Calling and Identity: The Intimate Relationship

Relevant Magazine -- Generation Indecision

People of the Second Chance (POTSC) -- Avoiding Grace

Youth Specialties -- Setting Up for the Long Haul: Establishing Boundaries and Self-Care