What is The Post-Evangelical Post?

The Post-Evangelical Post is a newsletter focused on white evangelicalism and its influence in American society, written by Blake Chastain.

Blake Chastain is the host of the podcasts Exvangelical and Powers & Principalities. Exvangelical focuses on the stories of people who have left white evangelicalism; Powers & Principalities focuses on the systems & institutions that perpetuate white evangelical influence in politics and society.

For more information on Blake’s projects, visit blakechastain.com and follow him on Twitter.

What does “exvangelical” mean?

Blake coined the #exvangelical hashtag on Twitter in 2016 and began podcasting that same year. It regularly receives over 100,000 daily impressions on Twitter, and has been used on Instagram over 20,000 times as of November 2020. Read Blake’s essay providing a working definition of ‘exvangelical’ here on exvangelicalpodcast.com.

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By subscribing to The Post-Evangelical Post, you will stay in-the-loop about developments within evangelicalism, as well as projects from people who have left evangelicalism and have things to say.

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