Biography

Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove

Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove is a popular speaker and well-known peace and social-justice activist. With Shane Claiborne he founded the New Monastic movement, which emphasizes an intentional life of prayer, seeking consensus, and engagement in the world. Jonathan and his wife, Leah, founded Rutba House, a Christian community that welcomes visitors, guests, neighbors and strangers. In addition, he serves as an associate pastor at St. John’s Missionary Baptist Church in Durham, North Carolina. The author of more than a dozen books, his writings include THE AWAKENING OF HOPE and THE NEW MONASTICISM.

Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove

Books by Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove

by Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove - Christian, Christian Life, Nonfiction, Religion & Spirituality

His first followers knew that Jesus could be found with the fatherless, the widows, and the hungry and homeless. He said that he himself was a stranger, and commended those who welcomed him. If he really meant these things, what would happen if you opened your door to every person who came with a need? Jonathan and Leah Wilson-Hartgrove decided to find out.