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

Chris McKinney is passionate about helping others and serving the Lord through writing, editing, and publishing Christian material. He was formerly the Executive Editor of GODSPEED Magazine, where he served under David Aikman, one of the most successful Christian journalists of all time. Chris’s articles have also been featured by Crosswalk and several other websites and publications. Additionally, Chris has written and edited for several ministries such as The Foundry and Church of the Highlands, which is the second-largest church in America.

His newest book, Speaking in Tongues: Enjoying Intimacy With God Through Tongues and Interpretation is available for pre-order on Amazon and will be released on February 4th, 2020.

Chris leads various teams and small groups at Church of the Highlands. He and his wife, Shannon, live in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, where they are raising three boys and loving life together.

Readers can enjoy more of Chris’s writing at



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Enjoy Your Work More by Avoiding this Critical Error

If we focus too much on other people’s shortcomings, we’ll lose our ability to just enjoy the work.

God Pours Out Blessings Where There is Unity

Is being right more important than having peace?

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.

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