I LOVE Alan Hirsch! I have been a huge fan of all of his books and how he is pushing the church back to its missional roots of what it means to literally be a Christ-one. And let’s be honest, the church can’t reclaim its missional roots while continuing to fight against or ignore the gay communtiy – hence the reason I ask Alan about his thoughts regarding the GLBT and faith communities.
I strongly encourage you all to get to know Alan as I just believe in his work so much. You can find him on Facebook here, his Twitter is @alanhirsch and I can’t recommend his books enough:
His newest book is Untamed which was just released in February
Alan’s other books I love are:
This guy is the real deal! It was such an honor for me to be able to meet him, get to hang out with him for a few days and eventually share the stage. Before I gave this talk, Alan gave this one: