Dave Schmelzer


Dave Schmelzer is the author of "Not the Religious Type: Confession of a Turncoat Atheist" and is executive director of Blue Ocean Faith, a network of churches looking to thrive in very secular settings. He founded the Greater Boston Vineyard church, which he pastored from 1998 until 2013.

Stories by Dave Schmelzer
Discovery Channel
Surfing Secularism: Why Fighting the Rest of the World Is a Losing Strategy for Churches

A pastor in Boston calls on his fellow church leaders to ride the wave of the times.