Behind the Blog: Fresh Advice for the New Semester

Full author tony reinke

Tony Reinke is a content strategist and staff writer for Desiring God and the author of Lit! A Christian Guide to Reading Books (2011) and John Newton on the Christian Life: To Live Is Christ (2015). He hosts the Ask Pastor John and Authors on the Line podcasts, and lives in the Twin Cities with his wife and their three children. He also blogs at tonyreinke.com.

Matt Reagan is an elder at Bethlehem Baptist Church and downtown area director for Campus Outreach Minneapolis at the University of Minnesota.

Full author marshall segal

Marshall Segal (@MarshallSegal) is executive assistant to John Piper, a graduate of Bethlehem College & Seminary in Minneapolis, and writes regularly for desiringGod.org. He also edited a new book, Killjoys: The Seven Deadly Sins.

Full author jonathan parnell

Jonathan Parnell (@jonathanparnell) is a writer and content strategist at Desiring God, and is the lead planter of Cities Church in Minneapolis–Saint Paul, where he lives with his wife, Melissa, and their four children. He is also the co-author of How to Stay Christian in Seminary.

Full author david mathis

David Mathis (@davidcmathis) is executive editor at desiringGod.org, pastor at Cities Church (Minneapolis), and adjunct professor for Bethlehem College & Seminary. He has edited several books, including Thinking. Loving. Doing., Finish the Mission, and Acting the Miracle, and is co-author of How to Stay Christian in Seminary.

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