Jarrid Wilson

Jarrid Wilson

Jarrid Wilson is a husband, dad, pastor, author and inspirational blogger.

His articles have been viewed by tens-of-millions, showcased on some of today’s hottest talk shows, and featured on national news stations worldwide. He is a dynamic speaker whose outside-the-box perspectives have gained him national recognition from some of today’s most influential Christian leaders and pastors.

His highly unconventional way of sharing faith takes a fresh look at the way Jesus would call individuals to live out their everyday lives. Unafraid to tackle tough and controversial topics, Jarrid is known for his refreshing perspectives on what others may view as set in black and white. His blog is one of the most talked about faith-based blogs on the web, and his dedication to authenticity and transparency for the sake of that faith has been paramount to his success as a writer.

Jarrid and his wife Juli live in Nashville, Tennessee with their son, Finch and dog, Eloise.

Wondrous Pursuit

Daily Encounters with an Almighty God (A 30-Day Devotional)

Jarrid Wilson

Whether you’re a new Christian looking for direction in your spiritual walk or a longtime Christian in need of fresh perspective … Read More

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30 Words (2nd Edition)

A Devotional for the Rest of Us

Jarrid Wilson

In 30 Words, you’ll find the encouragement to open your heart, mind, and soul to God. Each day you’ll focus on a single word a … Read More

30 Words

A Devotional For the Rest of Us

Jarrid Wilson

Each day you’ll focus on a single word about God and our relationship with him. Full of key verses to meditate on, as well as qu … Read More

Interview

What inspired you to write 30 Words?

I know this might sound a little cliche, but 30 Words was inspired by no one other than God. I remember lying awake one night and hearing this voice in my head tell me, "you should write a devotional." After arguing with myself for 20-30 minutes, I realized I didn't have to be some theological genius to write how God has moved in my life. God gave me individual experiences that can be used to reach others in a way that maybe no one else can.

What is the biggest issue facing Christianity today?

Our obsession with catering to ourselves, when the reality of the Gospel is to abandon ourselves. We are too self-absorbed to realize we are hurting.

Why did you decide to write a devotional?

I wrote 30 Words for myself as much as I did for others. All throughout my life I've struggled with staying consistent in my walk with God. Although I place my relationship with God above anything else in my life, there is a constant battle for my worship every day I wake up.

Your book is a devotional based on 30 words that encompass Jesus. What is the one word that for you defines Jesus?

Identity.

Why did you decide to publish with Kirkdale Press?

The main thing that drew me to Kirkdale was the family aspect they bring to the publishing world. They didn't treat me like another artist on a shelf, but instead they showed value and support towards my future in writing.

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