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Holy Nomad

Holy Nomad

The Rugged Road to Joy

by Matt Litton

"Holy Nomad is like a great John Lennon song. Matt Litton is a great writer, poetic, thought-provoking, powerful. I highly recommend this book."

—Johnathon Schaech, actor, director, writer (That Thing You Do, How To Make An American Quilt, Quarantine)

About the Book and Author

About the Book and Author

What if we were made to journey with a God who's always on the move? Read more about the new book on becoming a spiritual nomad.

Read A Book Excerpt

Read A Book Excerpt

Matt Litton

"The way of the Nomad isn't about physical mobility as much as it's about the location and openness of your heart for others." Read Chapter 16 from Holy Nomad.

Praise for Holy Nomad

Praise for Holy Nomad

Read what actor Johnathon Schaech and others are saying about Matt Litton's invitation to a radically different way of life.

Breaking Free: A Q&A with Matt Litton

Breaking Free: A Q&A with Matt Litton

"A life without joy and meaning is more of a "life sentence." It's a far cry from the way we were meant to live." 

Matt Litton's Website

Matt Litton's Website

For more from Matt, check out his website and blog here.

Following the Holy Nomad: A Video Interview with Matt Litton

Following the Holy Nomad: A Video Interview with Matt Litton

Deborah Arca

Listen in as Matt shares about his own spiritual journey, the ‘crash’ moment that set him “free,” and why it’s so difficult to break out of the cells we become imprisoned in.

Book Club Roundtable

The Journey is Not the Thing

The Journey is Not the Thing

Jonathan Fitzgerald

In Matt Litton's new book, Holy Nomad, we learn that there's more to the journey than travelling.

Fill Your Cup

Fill Your Cup

David Swartz

An editor once told me to always write with an empty coffee cup at my side to remind me of that one person late at night at my kitchen table. Matt Litton talks to that person.

The Quest Approach to Christian Faith

The Quest Approach to Christian Faith

Kyle Roberts

If you need a little boost in your joy metric, Litton’s book might be a quick jolt–a lively reminder of what life in Christ is meant to be.

A Matter Of Joy

A Matter Of Joy

Brandan Robertson

This book is an invitation to discover the rugged road to joy.

Following Jesus, Warts and All

Following Jesus, Warts and All

Elizabeth Nordquist

Litton gives fresh air and ample room for exploration to someone seeking to be a Christian or someone who is searching to find the points of connection between one’s real life--warts and all-- and faith.

Joy and Sin in the Christian Life

Joy and Sin in the Christian Life

Coyle Neal

The biggest failing of this book is that Litton seems to have functionally no category for sin.

The Twists and Turns of the Spiritual Journey

The Twists and Turns of the Spiritual Journey

Jana Riess

Since Matt Litton lives not far from me in Cincinnati, we sat down together recently for an interview about his book.

Join the Roundtable Discussion!

Join the Roundtable Discussion!

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Matt Litton on Holy Nomad: The Rugged Road to Joy

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