Chad Bird

Chad is an author and speaker devoted to honest Christianity that addresses the raw realities of life. The Gospel is for broken, messed up people like himself. Whether he’s writing or speaking, his focus remains on God’s Good News for our world: that Jesus is the friend of sinners. He was willing to give his life that we might have freedom and forgiveness in him. Chad has served as an assistant professor of OT theology, contributed hymns to the Lutheran Service Book, and co-hosts the podcast “40 Minutes in the OT.” He holds Master’s degrees from Concordia Theological Seminary and Hebrew Union College. In addition to writing two books, Christ Alone and The Infant Priest, he has contributed articles to Modern ReformationThe FederalistConcordia Pulpit ResourcesMockingbird and other publications. His book with Eerdmans, Night Driving: Notes from a Prodigal Soul, is available at Amazon. His book, Your God Is Too Glorious, is also available for order. He is also a regular contributor to and 1517legacy. Chad and his wife, Stacy, enjoy life together in the Texas Hill Country.