About Frank Viola

Frank Viola is a best-selling author, A-list blogger, speaker, and consultant to authors and writers. His mission is to help serious followers of Jesus know their Lord more deeply so they can experience real transformation and make a lasting impact. See his About page for more information.

Introducing Spiritual Conversation Styles

Why all the harsh debate, misunderstanding, and confusion among those who argue theology and religion? Part it is certainly rooted in substantive disagreements. But another part is rooted in differing conversational styles. The subject of conversational styles is not new. Linguists and sociologists use the term conversational style to describe the specific set of assumptions [Read More…]

Get My Free eBook on Discipleship

Find out why discipleship isn’t working today. That’s what I explore in my eBook, Discipleship in Crisis. You can’t buy the book. There’s only one way to get it–by subscribing to my FREE exclusive update list. [Read more…]

Francis Chan: A Review of MULTIPLY

Before you read this review, I want to give you my book DISCIPLESHIP IN CRISIS: 9 Reasons Why Discipleship Isn’t Working Today * Problems & Solutions. Just click the banner to get your free copy. The good folks at the Patheos Book Club asked me to review Francis Chan’s newest book, Multiply, co-authored with Mark [Read More…]

The Forgotten Woman Who Jesus Said to Remember

The following article is an excerpt from Jesus: A Theography (Leonard Sweet & Frank Viola, Thomas Nelson, 424 pages, hardcover). The excerpt was published in Life Today with James Robison and Rick Warren’s Pastor’s Toolbox Newsletter. Because the reception was so powerful, I’m reposting it here. If you like it, you can share it using [Read More…]