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Jake Meador

Jake Meador is the editor-in-chief of Mere Orthodoxy. He is a 2010 graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln where he studied English and History. He lives in Lincoln, NE with his wife Joie, their daughter Davy Joy, and sons Wendell, Austin, and Ambrose. Jake's writing has appeared in The Atlantic, Commonweal, Christianity Today, Fare Forward, the University Bookman, Books & Culture, First Things, National Review, Front Porch Republic, and The Run of Play and he has written or contributed to several books, including "In Search of the Common Good," "What Are Christians For?" (both with InterVarsity Press), "A Protestant Christendom?" (with Davenant Press), and "Telling the Stories Right" (with the Front Porch Republic Press).

By Jake Meador

Augustine and the Order of Love: Debunking a Dumb Christian Nationalist Argument

July 7th, 2023|5 min read

By Jake Meador

Frog and Toad Christendom: An Independence Day Proposal for Renewal

July 4th, 2023|4 min read

By Jake Meador

On Not Being Weird About Where You Live

June 29th, 2023|3 min read

By Jake Meador

The Point of Church Isn't to Make You Feel Whole

June 23rd, 2023|5 min read

By Jake Meador

The Limits of Willpower

June 22nd, 2023|3 min read

By Jake Meador

Phone-Free Churches?

June 21st, 2023|5 min read

By Jake Meador

Evangelicalism, Reformed Catholicism, Ctd.

June 14th, 2023|6 min read

By Jake Meador

The End of Evangelicalism and the Possibility of Reformed Catholicism

June 12th, 2023|17 min read

By Jake Meador

Re: Mobs and Cancel Culture

June 7th, 2023|17 min read

By Jake Meador

I think we should stop shrinking back.

May 30th, 2023|6 min read

By Jake Meador

People Aren’t Avatars for All the Good and/or Bad Things

May 25th, 2023|5 min read

By Jake Meador

Remembering a Kind Man

May 22nd, 2023|7 min read

By Jake Meador

In Memoriam: Timothy Keller (1950-2023)

May 19th, 2023|7 min read

By Jake Meador

The Doom of Choice

May 16th, 2023|7 min read

By Jake Meador

The Neo-Liberal Feminists are Boring

May 10th, 2023|5 min read

By Jake Meador

Stop engaging swarms.

May 5th, 2023|3 min read

By Jake Meador

The Disintegration of Character

April 26th, 2023|5 min read

By Jake Meador

Church as NGO

April 21st, 2023|4 min read

By Jake Meador

Safety

April 13th, 2023|6 min read

By Jake Meador

Easter

April 9th, 2023