Christian Overman is a writer, speaker, and coach. He earned a B.A. from the University of Washington, an M.Ed. from Seattle Pacific University, and his D. Min. from Bakke Graduate University. Christian is a Colson Centurion and alum of Creative Results Management. We have appreciated Christian’s work for a long time and
Category: Evangelical Gnosticism
I’m deeply grateful to Dr. Christian Overman for his very generous review of my new book Beyond the Sacred-Secular Divide: Towards a Wholistic Life and Ministry. Dr. Overman is founding director of Seattle-based Worldview Matters. He wrote: While reading this book, at times I felt like weeping. I wasn’t sure why, until I got
A real problem for many in the Church today is a tendency to divide the world into mutually exclusive compartments. One component is labeled “sacred” and has to do with the spiritual life. Everything else goes into a “secular” category. For those who hold this divided view of reality, the consequences are profound.
The following blog is the final installment in a six-part series on worldview and work taken from Darrow Miller’s new book LifeWork: A Biblical Theology for What You Do Every Day. The modern evangelical church, instead of providing a worldview that will challenge the tragic impoverishment of the animistic and