My Honorable Mention Essay in Belle and Sebastian’s “Write about Love” Contest

chadthomasjohnston.com, January 12, 2011

 

The Star-Lassoer: An Interview with V2/Bella Union Artist Stephanie Dosen

chadthomasjohnston.com, February 13, 2011

 

Music Review: Rubblebucket “Omega La La”

Somewhere Over the Audio Rainbow, Prime Parents Club, July 8, 2011

 

Music Review: SPIN Magazine’s “Newermind: A Tribute Album”

Somewhere Over the Audio Rainbow, Prime Parents Club, July 25, 2011

 

Music Review: Sam Phillips “Solid State”

Somewhere Over the Audio Rainbow, Prime Parents Club, August 5, 2011

 

Music Review: Stephin Merritt “Obscurities”

Somewhere Over the Audio Rainbow, Prime Parents Club, August 26, 2011

 

Music Review: Let’s Active “Cypress”

Somewhere Over the Audio Rainbow, Prime Parents Club, September 13, 2011

 

Hunting for Musical Easter Eggs: An Interview with Indie Rock Icon Mitch Easter

chadthomasjohnston.com, September 11, 2011

 

The Cannibal and the Eucharist

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog, February 6, 2012

Supplemental Materials

 

The Flowering Dark” (Innocence Mission Essay #1)

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog, February 22, 2012

 

Worshipping the Gilded Game at the 8-Bit Altar

The Baylor Lariat, March 2, 2012

 

The Disrobing Trees” (Innocence Mission Essay #2)

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog, March 15, 2012

 

I Grew Up in a World Where Nirvana Didn’t Exist

An Open Letter Written to and Published by Music Critic Everett True (Melody Maker, author of Nirvana: The True Story) via CollapseBoard.com, April 3, 2012

 

Songs Everyone Can Hear

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog, April 9, 2012

 

My Own Private Garfunkel

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog, May 2, 2012

 

My Rainbow Connection, Disconnected

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, May 24, 2012

 

Half Man, Half Alley Cat

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, June 14, 2012

 

Delightfully Indulgent Conversation with Chad Thomas Johnston

The Accidental Author blog, Interview with eLectio Publishing CEO Jesse Greever, June 20, 2012

 

Living Fossils: Discovering Undercover’s “Branded”

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, July 16, 2012

 

When Work Begets Wonder

rcgale.com‘s “Bereshit Bara: Creativity Series,” July 25, 2012

 

Shouting “Meaningless” at the Devil!: Mötley Crüe and Ecclesiastes

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, August 3, 2012

 

The Plundering of a Temple (or “The Rock-afire Explosion and Pizza Parlor Tricks”)

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, August 23, 2012

 

The Armchair Astronaut Packs for Mars 

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, September 14, 2012

 

Blessed Are the Tentmakers (Excerpted from Nightmarriage, Book Published May 2013)

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, October 11, 2012

 

The Scatological Opportunist (Excerpted from Nightmarriage, Book Published May 2013) 

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, November 1, 2012

 

Constructive Disruption: On Derek Webb’s Mind Ctrl, Part I

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, December 3, 2012

 

Constructive Disruption: On Derek Webb’s Mind Ctrl, Part II

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, December 4, 2012

 

A Requiem for Rejects

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, January 16, 2013

 

Jesus Died for Somebody’s Sins (But Not Mine)

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, February 11, 2013

 

The Day My Parents Were Raptured

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, March 4, 2013

 

The Heart, a Home Under Construction

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, March 21, 2013

 

On Roger Ebert and Cinematic Stockholm Syndrome

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, April 10, 2013

 

Of Parsonages and Pirates

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, May 1, 2013

 

Before the Fall of Baseball

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, May 22, 2013

 

Nightmarriage (Black & White Print/Color Print/E-Book)

eLectio Publishing, May 27, 2013

Buy the Print Edition Here for $14.99

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Buy the Color Edition Here for $34.99

 

Nebuchadnezzar, Nevermore

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, June 10, 2013

 

Smiling Skulls: On Death and Diversion

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, July 10, 2013

 

A Feast for Hungry Eyes: An Interview with Sam Phillips, Part I

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, July 29, 2013

 

A Feast for Hungry Eyes: An Interview with Sam Phillips, Part II

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, July 30, 2013

 

Fast Food Funeral Procession

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, August 16, 2013

 

Author Interview with Jeri Walker-Bickett

JeriWB.com, September 12, 2013

 

The Choir: Children of Krakatoa

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, September 17th, 2013

 

Why Should Darkness Seem Truer Than Light?

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, October 15th, 2013

 

Kill and Eat: A Story of Life, Death, and Crawfish

In Touch Magazine (Online Exclusive), October 17th, 2013

 

Daniel Amos’s “Dig Here Said the Angel”

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, November 7th, 2013

 

The Afflicter of the Comforted

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, December 4, 2013

 

From Fallout to Hellfire

In Touch Magazine (Print & Online), February 2014 Issue

 

Under Midnight, Decrypted

Down the Line Magazine, March 2014 Issue

 

Writing is for the Birds (So I’d Better Build Myself a Nest)

Our 10 Best Tips for Writers, Independent e-Book Published by Andi Cumbo, March 13th, 2014

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Reveling in Repetition

In Touch Magazine (Online Exclusive), May 1, 2014

 

The Longest Shortcut Imaginable

In Touch Magazine (Online Exclusive), August 1, 2014

 

Feasting on Mystery (Abbreviated Version of Unpublished Essay, “Dining Together in Disunity”)

In Touch Magazine (Online Exclusive), November 1, 2014

 

The Treasure in the Trash

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, November 20, 2014

 

Angel Trades a Shotgun for a Shovel: An Interview with Terry Scott Taylor, Part 1

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, December 3, 2014

 

Angel Trades a Shotgun for a Shovel: An Interview with Terry Scott Taylor, Part 2

IMAGE Journal‘s “Good Letters” Blog/Patheos.com, December 4, 2014

 

Broken Arms, Whole Hearts

In Touch Magazine, Forthcoming Publication

 

The Reality of Our Reflection 

In Touch Magazine (Online Exclusive), April 1, 2015

 

When the Sacred Seems Savage

In Touch Magazine (Online Exclusive), July 13, 2015

 

Luminous Ruminations on The Innocence Mission’s “Glow” 

Chrindie ’95 Retrospective Series at Medium.com, July 14, 2015

 

A Holey Cloak

In Touch Magazine (Online Exclusive), August 24, 2015

 

Indoor Smoke Signals 

First Baptist Church Cookbook 2015 Essay + Recipe

 

More Than a Manual 

In Touch Magazine (Online Exclusive), October 21, 2015

#1 in CTJ’s 12-Part “Wholly Scripture: Confessions of a Wayfaring Reader” Series

 

When Scripture Is a Whip

In Touch Magazine (Online Exclusive), December 31st, 2015

#2 in CTJ’s 12-Part “Wholly Scripture: Confessions of a Wayfaring Reader” Series

 

Catching Minnows

In Touch Magazine (Online Exclusive), January 21, 2016

#3 in CTJ’s 12-Part “Wholly Scripture: Confessions of a Wayfaring Reader” Series

 

From Amram to Zelophehad: Why Names in the Bible Matter

In Touch Magazine (Online Exclusive), January 21, 2016

#4 in CTJ’s 12-Part “Wholly Scripture: Confessions of a Wayfaring Reader” Series

 

Unexpected Growth (or “The Unsung Splendor of Staying Put”)

In Touch Magazine (Print and Online), June 20, 2016

 

To Build a Throne

In Touch Magazine (Print and Online), August 19, 2016

 

A God with a Split Personality?

In Touch Magazine, Forthcoming Online Publication

#5 in CTJ’s 12-Part “Wholly Scripture: Confessions of a Wayfaring Reader” Series

 

Rethinking the Bloodless Business of Worship

In Touch Magazine, Forthcoming Online Publication

#6 in CTJ’s 12-Part “Wholly Scripture: Confessions of a Wayfaring Reader” Series

 

Remember the Time We Got Lost (for 40 Years)?

In Touch Magazine, Forthcoming Online Publication

#7 in CTJ’s 12-Part “Wholly Scripture: Confessions of a Wayfaring Reader” Series

 

Into Pieces

In Touch Magazine, Forthcoming Online Publication

#8 in CTJ’s 12-Part “Wholly Scripture: Confessions of a Wayfaring Reader” Series

 

When God Uses Evil for Good

In Touch Magazine, Forthcoming Online Publication

#9 in CTJ’s 12-Part “Wholly Scripture: Confessions of a Wayfaring Reader” Series

 

From Slaves to Sons and Daughters

In Touch Magazine, Forthcoming Online Publication

#10 in CTJ’s 12-Part “Wholly Scripture: Confessions of a Wayfaring Reader” Series

 

Awash in Blood, Afloat in Grace

In Touch Magazine, Forthcoming Online Publication

#11 in CTJ’s 12-Part “Wholly Scripture: Confessions of a Wayfaring Reader” Series

 

Revelation for Dummies (Or at Least for Laity)

In Touch Magazine, Forthcoming Online Publication

#12 in CTJ’s 12-Part “Wholly Scripture: Confessions of a Wayfaring Reader” Series