About Engage

Engage exists to provide perspective on culture through the eyes of a Biblical worldview, showing how that worldview intersects with culture and engages it.

We are a team of 20-somethings brought together by a common faith in Jesus Christ and employment in our parent organization American Family Association

Chris McKinney

Writer For Engage

After receiving Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Finance from The University of Alabama, Chris McKinney built a successful career in investment management. Through a number of divine interventions, Chris was called toward his extraordinary passion for writing, editing, and publishing Christian material. Out of that passion, he founded Called Writers Christian Publishing. In addition to being a regular contributor for Engage Magazine and GODSPEED Magazine, his articles have been featured by, Seeking Alpha, and other websites and publications. His first book, Calling All Writers! – A Small Group Curriculum For Christian Writers was released in 2018 and is currently available on Amazon. Additionally, Chris has written and edited for several ministries such as The Foundry and Church of the Highlands. He leads a writing team, small groups, and serves on other teams at Church of the Highlands.

He and his wife Shannon live in Tuscaloosa, where they are raising three boys and loving life together. 


Who is the Ultimate Provider in Your Life?

He’s not just a provider. He is The Provider.

Set Aside Time for a Sabbath Rest

The principle of Sabbath rest is a blessing to man, designed for his benefit.

Don't Disregard Your Brothers and Sisters in the Body of Christ

When doing the Lord’s work, we have to remember that we are part of a body.

Effort vs Prayer: Which has the power?

The Bible is clear about who has the power and authority to open and shut the doors in our lives.