Adam's Writings


The Listening Life: Embracing Attentiveness in a World of Distraction (IVP, December 2015)

Introverts in the Church: Finding Our Place in an Extroverted Culture (IVP, 2017)



Why Pastors Should Get Their Heads Examined - Patheos

Why I Sometimes Lie About My Profession - Church Leaders

Can Introverts Lead? The Christian Century

Why Most Pastors Won't Tell the Truth - Church Leaders

Spiritual Direction

The Ancient Art of Listening - Patheos

Church and Culture

Conversations with the Saints - Patheos


The Writer as Madman and Mystic - Crosswalk

The Necessary Evil of Book Promotion - Psychology Today

The Phases of Writing - The Ooze

I Know Where the Wild Things Are - FaithVillage 

The Real Work - Guest post for Micha Boyett


How an Introvert Does a Book Tour - Quiet Revolution

Introverts in the Church: Finding a Quiet Moment in an Extroverted Place - Christianity Today

Hospitality for Those Who Would Rather Stay "In"  - Crosswalk 

Introvert? No Apology Required - An interview with

A Counter-Cultural Quiet in Advent - Patheos 

Introverts in Evangelical America - The Washington Post

What's It Like To Be an Introverted Woman in Church? - Guest post for Emily Freeman
In Which I Write My Last Article About Introversion - Guest post for Sarah Bessey

The Introvert Brand - Patheos

Where Do Introverts Fit in the Church? - Guest post for Ann Voskamp

Can Introverts Thrive in the Church? Catalyst Space

Are Happy Churchgoers Good News? - The Washington Post


Why Listening Can Be a Gift - Quiet Revolution

The Origins of a Listener - Quiet Revolution

Other Topics

Blood from a Stone - Internet Monk

This Wilderness Life - Guest post for Sarah Bessey

Meals that Change Your Life - RELEVANT Magazine

A Mere Lump of Humanity? - Guest post for Internet Monk 

Losing My Cynicism - Church Leaders