All posts by Jake Meador

Jake Meador is the editor-in-chief of Mere Orthodoxy and author of "In Search of the Common Good: Christian Fidelity in a Fractured World." 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 Commonweal, Christianity Today, Fare Forward, the University Bookman, Books & Culture, First Things, National Review, Front Porch Republic, and The Run of Play.

Never Knowing Where You Come From

Berry at his absolute best:

/ December 16, 2016

Religion Makes the Music Sweeter

Thomas Watson on Christians and cheerfulness:

/ December 16, 2016

I Want to be a Burden

This excerpt from Gilbert Meilaender is gold:

/ December 16, 2016

Commonplace Books

During the early modern era, it was typical that young students would compile what was called a commonplaces book.

/ December 9, 2016