Christopher Heuertz

An instigator for good and hustler of hope, Christopher L. Heuertz fights for a renewal of contemplative activism. Chris has spent his life bearing witness to the possibility of hope among a world that has legitimate reasons to question God's goodness. After graduation he moved to India where Mother Teresa mentored him for three years. There he helped launch South Asia's first pediatric AIDS care home. For twenty years Chris has served with Word Made Flesh, working for women and children trafficked into the commercial sex industry.

Doubt: A Sign of Faith & Life


Move into a new, crucial existence in your faith.

Safety Ghettos


Chris Heuertz on submitting to friendships vs hanging out in ghettos of safety.

Celebrating The Divine Imprint


Chris Heuertz on the abundant life and being fully human.



Chris Heuertz on building shalom in community through vulnerability.

Invitation Into The Contemplative


Chris Heuertz on the love option, community, the contemplative.

Listening To What Breaks Your Heart


Chris Heuertz on how and why we should listen to what breaks our heart.

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