Mark Van Steenwyk

In 2003, Mark and his wife (Amy) and founded the Mennonite Worker (formerly Missio Dei), where he still resides. The Mennonite Worker is committed to hospitality, simplicity, prayer, peacemaking, and resistance.

Mark is an editor at (a webzine exploring the intersection of Chrsitianity and anarchism). He is the producer and co-host of the Iconocast (podcast), having interviewed James Cone, Waziyatawin, Cornell West, Stanley Hauerwas, Starhawk, John Dear, Rita Nakashima Brock, and more.

Mark is the author of That Holy Anarchist, the editor of the Missio Dei Breviary, and have contributed to several books (such as Viral Hope,Banned Questions about Jesus, Forming Christian Habits in Post-Christendom, and Widening the Circle). Mark leads retreats, facilitates workshops, speaks at conferences, and has taught at several seminary courses.

Divine Possibilities


Mark Van Steenwyk on divine possibilities found in fractures places.

Christ Is Risen


Mark Van Steenwyk shares kid's revolutionary love story.

Mysticism and Myth


Confronting myths trough Christian mysticism.

The UnKingdom of God


Mark Van Steenwyk on the Gospel and the role of the church.

Unexpected Openness


Mark Van Steenwyk on the freshness and hope of the Kingdom

Peace Stuff


What does peace mean to you?

Recommended Reading By Mark Van Steenwyk

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