Mark Driscoll


Pastor Mark Driscoll is the founding pastor of Mars Hill Church, based in Seattle, Washington, and co-author of "Real Marriage: The Truth About Sex, Friendship, and Life Together."

Stories by Mark Driscoll

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Who’s Afraid of Pregnant Women?

The growing idea of “pets over kids” is frighteningly incompatible to God’s call for human life.

A Christian guide to love

There are a few verses in the Bible that both Christians and non-Christians lean on when conversation takes a turn … Continued

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A New Year in Christ: 8 New Ways to Live

Don’t settle for a new version of the old you when you can have new life forever in Jesus.

What we tell our kids about the Easter Bunny

Easter is the biggest Sunday of the year for Christians—and rightfully so. It’s an occasion for us to celebrate the … Continued

Let’s have a baby?

Most little girls I know don’t have a dream of someday settling down to have babies on their own with … Continued

A biblical sexuality

(Read Driscoll’s previous three essays in this series here, here and here.) What’s the first thing you think of when … Continued

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Why men need marriage

Let’s put down the remote, set aside the porno, and see if maybe the Bible has any wisdom on marriage.

How’s your friendship with your spouse?

(Read Driscoll’s first essay in this series here.) How is your friendship with you spouse? In our research, my wife … Continued

Do you need a new marriage?

Photographer: Will Foster Driscoll is pastor of Mars Hill Church in Seattle, Washington. Last week, my wife Grace and I … Continued

Talking to your kids about sex

Note: In working on our book about marriage and sex (due out in early 2012), My wife Grace and I … Continued

Haiti: unexpected joy amid the ruins

Haitians gather for a church service on the earthquake anniversary in front of the capitol building. Photo Credit: Thomas Hurst … Continued

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What We Tell Our Kids About Santa

‘Tis the season . . . for parents to decide if they will tell the truth about Santa.

Facebook doesn’t cause adultery; people do

Pastor Cedric Miller, a New Jersey minister, recently advised his married congregants to delete their Facebook accounts, saying that the … Continued

The world is filled with boys who can shave

The New York Times Magazine ran a story this past week called “What is it about 20-Somethings?” looking at the … Continued

A pastoral response to Ann Rice ‘quitting’ Christianity

Anne Rice is in a season that many, if not all, Christians experience: the great joy of coming to personally … Continued

Sex as God, gross and gift

Q:Do your religious beliefs exalt or stigmatize sex (or both)? Is religion a useful tool for helping young people navigate … Continued

Looking for paradise

Everyone believes in a heaven. The next time you are standing in line at a store, take a moment to … Continued

In Haiti: Murder & Voodoo

I was in Haiti less than a week after the earthquake. I went with Churches Helping Churches on a aid-delivering … Continued

In Haiti: First contact

I was in Haiti less than a week after the earthquake. I went with Churches Helping Churches on a aid-delivering … Continued

In Haiti: First glimpse, massive and overwhelming

I was in Haiti less than a week after the earthquake. I went with Churches Helping Churches on a aid-delivering … Continued