John Weirick

John Weirick

Writer, editor, author

Finding clarity in faith, culture, relationships, and a complex world.

  • 43
    stories
  • 34K
    words
43
stories for
24
publications
John Weirick's stories for
Show all
9357201922 0c8a48d013 k article
matadornetwork

7 facts that make Minneapolis such a rad city

And yes, “Minnesota Nice” is real.

Open uri20160825 11120 1szeo52 article
The Huffington Post

What Evangelical Christians Need to Learn About Marijuana

Pot is more popular than ever, and few groups are as vocally opposed to weed as evangelical Christians. I know -- I was raised as one. Weed was one of th......

Screen shot 2017 05 12 at 3.38.01 pm article
relevantmagazine.com

Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Emptiness?

The spiritual problem at the core of the American Dream.

Open uri20160825 11120 2yj5pl article
The Huffington Post

Why Introverts Would Rather Avoid Church

You are different than the person next to you. That's a good thing. In a community, others won't believe, look, or act like you. When it comes to person......

Vagabond article
fathommag.com

Vagabond Easter

Hunting for more than simple answers away from a spiritual home.

Creative article
upwritemagazine.com

5 Essential Books for Creative Artists, Makers, and Writers Fighting Distractions in the Digital Age

We’re all so busy creating and consuming content that we forget what’s required for sustainable creativity and inspiration.

Screen shot 2017 06 26 at 3.22.02 pm article
relevantmagazine.com

What Happens When You Change But Your Friends Don't?

Understanding how people can grow apart.

Re article
relevantmagazine.com

Why You Really Need to Stop Letting Your Emotions Control You

There's a better way to make your decisions.

Open uri20160825 11120 1rxp6oh article
relevantmagazine.com

Are Muslim Refugees Really a Threat to American Christianity?

The threat of ISIS and Sharia in an age of Christian confusion....

Open uri20160825 11120 a5w82u article
relevantmagazine.com

The Secret Enemy in Your Marriage

And 5 practical ways to deal with it....

tasorabooks.com

Kickstarter Insight From Freelance Writer John Weirick

Crowdfunding is no small feat. Here's what it takes to self-publish.

Question god article
relevantmagazine.com

When Is It Good to Question God?

Be wary of anyone who tells you to stop questioning God or “just believe” without being honest.

The variable life book 4 article
Converge

Facing Our Flaws: excerpt from The Variable Life

You know you're meant for more than you’re currently living, but how do you know what to do next?

Endgoal article
relevantmagazine.com

Marriage Isn't the End Goal; Why Do We Treat It Like One?

When I was single, there was a temptation to think of marriage as a goal.

Book article
Thought Catalog

5 Reasons Why E-Readers Will Never Kill Books

Traditional printed books are here to stay, and here’s why.