Chris Nye is a youth and teaching pastor at Willamette Christian Church, a growing community near Portland, Oregon of over 2,000 people. His writing has appeared in Books & Culture, Christianity Today, RELEVANT Magazine, Leadership Journal, Preaching Today, and various other publications. Chris frequently speaks at churches, conferences, and colleges all over the Pacific Northwest. His first book, Distant God: Why He Feels Far Away . . . And What We Can Do About It, with Moody Publishers, released in May 2016.
When he’s not teaching or writing, he enjoys the company of his wife of five years, Allison. The two of them live in West Linn, Oregon.