J.F. Arnold - Editor in Chief
James received his MA in Philosophy of Religion at Talbot School of Theology in 2013. He holds a BA in Biblical Studies from Biola University, and is a graduate and perpetual member of the Torrey Honors Institute. James blogs on a number of subjects, including technology, theology, and hip-hop. He has written for Biola’s Center for Christianity, Culture, & the Arts, The Gospel Coalition, and he is an editor for Mere Orthodoxy. You can keep up with him on Twitter.
Alicia recently graduated with a Master’s Degree in Higher Education Administration from Vanderbilt University’s Peabody School of Education. She holds a B.A. in English with an emphasis in writing from Biola University, is a perpetual member of the Torrey Honors Institute, and has publications in Poetry Quarterly, The Inkslinger, and Next Step Magazine. Alicia’s writing reflects a mixed group of influences, coming from the twilight zone between Christian thought and the secular university, her humanities roots and administrative training, her Protestant upbringing and Greek Orthodox faith.
Nathan holds a BA in Intercultural Studies from Biola University, and is a graduate and perpetual member of the Torrey Honors Institute. Nathan’s writing reflects his degree, and he often contemplates the theological issues surrounding a global community of believers. You can keep up with him on Twitter.
Mackenzie is currently working in a sweet writing gig that he got in a fairly miraculous manner (ask him about it sometime, it’s a pretty cool story). He is a graduate of Biola University and a perpetual member of the Torrey Honors Institute, and he’s also married to the extremely beautiful Anna Mulligan. He writes on literally anything that strikes his mind long enough to make it onto his computer, although it generally comes back to some aspect of theology. (He’s also a not-quite-hardcore gamer: He would probably play League of Legends with you, just ask for his tag). You can also follow his personal blog.
David graduated from Biola University in 2008 (B.A. Philosophy). He studied Historical Theology for three years at Westminster Seminary in California (his essays on Theology, Church History and Eastern Orthodoxy can be found here). David has been blogging about Philosophy, Politics and Culture since 2004. He has contributed to The White Horse Inn and The Gospel Coalition. You can also follow him on Twitter.
Hannah has a film degree from Biola University. She lives near Venice Beach and works in post-production for a reality show. In her off hours she plays ultimate frisbee, scouts bands and book sales, and spins jams at house parties under the alias DJ Blu-J.
Sarah recently graduated from the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, New Mexico (a.k.a. Heisenberg’s territory). She holds a B.A. in English with a concentration in Professional Writing and a Minor in Theatre. She currently writes freelance theatre reviews for TalkinBroadway.com, and has creative writing published in two issues of Conceptions Southwest.
Timothy is a Training Specialist at Justice for All, an organization that trains thousands to make abortion unthinkable for millions, one person at a time. He teaches people to defend their beliefs with gentleness and reverence. He is passionate about putting opposing arguments in their strongest form before showing where they go wrong, and he is confident that the pro-life view can stand up to scrutiny. He graduated from Biola University with a B.A. in philosophy and is a perpetual member of the Torrey Honors Institute. He is an avid board game player and a sucker for classic Disney films. You can seehis own website here.
Victoria is currently working toward a BA in English with an emphasis in writing at Biola University, and is studying to become a perpetual member of the Torrey Honors Institute. Having just returned from studying at Oxford University, she began working as an assistant editor for Evangelical Outpost in partial fulfillment of her semester paper project. After completing the project, she joined the team as a writer. She loves reading, running, rock-climbing, and roller-coastering at Disneyland.
Ron is a displaced Alaskan living in Los Angeles, California. He currently resides with a stray cat and a leaking motorcycle, and is working towards a BS in International Business from Biola University. He enjoys backpacking, basketball, and good folk music. You can also keep up with him on his personal blog, Red Heels and Stagger Lee.
Elizabeth, more commonly know as Lizzy, is currently working toward her BSN at Biola University. Besides enjoying her time learning in the classroom and the hospital, she likes to spend time reading, painting, and laughing with good friends.
Jessamy Delling was born to a life of word craftsmanship (if you ever meet her, ask how she was named). She finds herself increasingly aware that sounds mold her encounters with creation and time. To channel this, she apprentices herself to any book, person, job, or role which will sharpen her insight into the intersections of word, sound, knowledge, and experience. Her future plans will always involve spending long hours with her niece and nephew, horseback riding, adventuring abroad, finding new ways to cook bacon and, trying to motivate herself to have responsible, informed opinions about the Oxford comma.
Eric, a Political Science undergraduate at Biola University, is currently working toward perpetual membership in the Torrey Honors Institute. He enjoys thinking about the intersection of contemporary American culture and politics, and he is particularly interested in how history can be meaningfully applied right here and right now. When he is not studying, you can find him napping, fixing broken things around the apartment, or formulating puns.
Stephanie is currently working towards a BA in English with an emphasis in writing and a Minor in Music at Biola University. Hailing from Georgia, she enjoys all foods fried and all teas sweet and loves to go to country concerts. She also loves to travel and got to spend a few weeks in Europe for the first time this summer. She runs a blog of her own and has been published in Georgia Magazine.
Kent Reister is an Oregonian who goes home every break to work on the farm and then returns to the concrete jungle to get his BA in English at Biola Universtiy. When he isn’t reading and writing he likes to go to bluegrass concerts, take long road trips, and backpack in the mountains.
Daniel was born and raised in southern California, and is currently pursuing a BA in English with a Creative Writing emphasis and a Philosophy Minor. He has a passion for politics and integrating faith with public discussion.
Nick graduated with a degree in English Literature from Biola University and is a perpetual member of the Torrey Honors Institute. By day, he is a high school English teacher in San Jose, and by all other times of the day he is a husband, learner, reader, and highland games competitor.
Behind the Curtain:
Sean graduated from the Torrey Honors Institute in 2000 and received his degree in Computer Engineering and Computer Science from USC in 2002. Sean serves as “resident geek” and webmaster for the Evangelical Outpost. By day he is an application and mobile developer for Fresh Consulting. By night he serves as java overlord (of the coffee persuasion), CCG junkie, spider killer for his wife, and silly daddy to his twin daughters.