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Benjamin Vrbicek

Community EFC (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania)

Benjamin Vrbicek is the lead teaching pastor at Community EFC in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. He and his wife, Brooke, have six children. He earned an M.Div. from Covenant Theological Seminary. Benjamin blogs regularly at Fan and Flame and is a coauthor of Blogging for God’s Glory in a Clickbait World and author of Don’t Just Send a Resume and Struggle Against Porn. You can follow him on Twitter @BenjaminVrbicek.

The Wrath of God Should Come to Our Minds More Often

What we miss when we miss out on God's wrath

Bending the COVID Bow of Bronze

One pastor's struggle toward hope in God

Struggling Against Pornography, Not With It

An excerpt from "Struggle Against Porn: 29 Diagnostic Tests for Your Head and Heart"

Clarity About Compensation

Why we shouldn't be afraid to talk about money in interviews

God Loves a Cheerful Preacher

A review of The Preacher’s Catechism, by Lewis Allen

Book Review: Strong and Weak

Embracing a life of love, risk and true flourishing

Church-Growth Fear or Excitement?

An excerpt from "More People to Love: How the Bible starts in a garden and ends in a city and what that means for you."

Book Review: How to Survive the Apocalypse

Zombies, Cylons, Faith, and Politics at the End of the World