Tom Nelson serves as the president of Made to Flourish and is the author of Work Matters: Connecting Sunday Worship to Monday Work, Five Smooth Stones: Discovering the Path to Wholeness of Soul, Ekklesia: Rediscovering God’s Design for the Church, and The Economics of Neighborly Love: Investing in Your Community’s Compassion and Capacity. Tom is a regular speaker and facilitator on faith, work, and economics.
He is also the senior pastor of Christ Community Church in Kansas City. He has served on the Board of Regents of Trinity International University and is on the leadership team of the Oikonomia Network. He graduated with a master’s of theology degree from Dallas Theological Seminary and received his doctorate from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School.
Tom and his wife, Liz, have two grown children and reside in Leawood, Kansas.
Resources by Tom Nelson
- A full-brain faith: Neuroscience and spiritual growth
- 5 ways to make the most of unemployment
- Pursuing pastoral health in the middle of a crisis
- 5 Prayers for When You Hate Your Job
- Should Christians Build Wealth or Avoid It?
- Bringing it Together: How Work and Worship Intertwine
- Here to Serve the Church: A Conversation With Susie Rowan
- What Is Neighborly Love?