The Post-Evangelical Post

Blake Chastain
Covering the impact and influence of white evangelical Christianity in America. Written by Blake Chastain, host of the Exvangelical and Powers & Principalities podcasts. 25% of net revenue from subscriptions is donated.
Created 05 Mar 2018
  • On the Deconstruction Discourse
    10 Dec 2021 • 6 min read • 1 0
    This essay was also published as an episode of Exvangelical. You can listen here: Evangelical pastors and leaders have been talking a lot about deconstruction and exvangelicals this year. Francis Chan...
  • Subhack: Introducing New Support Tiers for The Post-Ev Post
    08 Dec 2021 • 1 min read
    This October, I unveiled a new funding model for my work here at The Post-Evangelical Post, which extends to my podcasting efforts, where I donate 25% of net-proceeds on a monthly basis to organizatio...
  • Two Thoughts: On bad tweets & "the creator economy"
    02 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read • 2 1
    Here’s where my head is today. First, I saw this tweet from Tim Keller and added my own commentary. I elaborated on the tweet in the IG caption: brchastain_ A post shared by Blake Chastain (@brchastai...
  • Reading, Scripture, and Change.
    01 Dec 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    I love reading. It’s what I do the most of, whether it’s scrolling Twitter, following the news, or reading a book or comic. It’s how I relate to and make sense of the world. This love was fostered in ...
  • Cyber Monday Deal: 50% off for 12 months!
    29 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read
    I’ll keep this short. Upgrade to paid for 50% off. Current paid subscribers - this is your chance to save, too. $4/month will help you support my work, and I donate 25% of net revenue from subscriptio...
  • Wednesday Evening Subscriber Open Thread
    18 Nov 2021 4 6
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  • 4 Unsung Skills of Exvangelicals
    16 Nov 2021 • 6 min read • 3 0
    The Critique Over the last week, there’s been a lot of lampooning of a Gospel Coalition article claiming to address “4 Causes of Deconstruction.” According to author Joshua Ryan Butler, they are: Chur...
  • New Episode: 1 Year Since the 2020 Election with Brad Onishi
    10 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0
    I recorded this episode with my fellow IMG podcaster, Bradley Onishi. Let me know your thoughts in the comments!
  • ✍🏻 Some Personal News 📖
    05 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 5 2
    Well, the word is out: I am in the process of writing a book for Convergent! Blake Chastain @brchastain ✍🏻 SOME PERSONAL NEWS 📖 I’m writing a book about #exvangelical, the long line of leavers who’v...
  • On Democratic despair & myopia.
    03 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read • 5 1
    Today’s political conversation will be dominated by analysis of the Youngkin win in Virginia. My gut reaction is that many Democratic voters and leaders have disengaged too early from the partisan fig...
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