Jeff Haanen


  • Working from the Inside Out: A Brief Guide to Inner Work That Transforms Our Outer World   (Downers Grove, IL: IVP, 2023).

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  • The Struggles of Men Are a Problem for Everyone.” Review of Of Boys and Men by Richard Reeves. Christianity Today. February 6, 2023. 
  • ‘Tis a Gift to do ‘Undignified’ Work.” Review of The Once and Future Worker by Oren Cass. Christianity Today. July 26, 2019.
  • Dreading Monday.” Review of The Job by Ellen Ruppel Shell, Working by Studs Terkel, and Bullshit Jobs by David Graeber. Comment Magazine. April 4, 2019.
  • The Healing Power of Economics.” Review of The Economics of Neighborly Love: Investing in Your Community’s Compassion and Capacity by Tom Nelson. Christianity Today. Vol. 61. No. 10 (December 2017): 65.
  • Your Smartphone is Neither a Cancer nor a Cure-All.” Review of 12 Ways Your Phone is Changing You by Tony Reinke. Christianity Today. April 21, 2017.
  • An Ancient Christian Vision for Modern Medicine.” Review of The Finest Traditions of My Calling: One Physician’s Search for the Renewal of Medicine by Abraham Nussbaum. Christianity Today, January 11, 2017.
  • How Working on Wall Street Can Corrupt Your Soul.” Review of Young Money: Inside the Hidden World of Wall Street’s Post-Crash Recruits by Kevin Roose. Christianity Today, June 12, 2014.
  • Blogging, Tweeting, and Instagramming in the Image of God.” Review of TheoMedia: The Media of God and the Digital Age by Andrew Byers. Christianity Today.
  • Baseball, Business and Beyond: Thinking Outside Yourself.” Review of On Thinking Institutionally by Hugh Heclo. Comment Magazine. Fall 2013: 50-55. (print only)
  • Two Urban Manifestos for Evangelical Christians.” Review of Why Cities Matter: To God, the Culture and the Church by Stephen Um and Justin Buzzard, and Christ + City: Why the Greatest Need of the City is the Greatest News of All, by Jon Dennis. Christianity Today, May 21. 2013.
  • Review of The Power of Habit:Why We Do What We Do In Life and Business by Charles Duhigg. Leadership Journal. January 16, 2013.
  • Review of Migration Miracle: Faith Hope and Meaning on the Undocumented Journey by Jacqueline Maria Hagan. The Review of Faith and International Affairs. Vol. 10. Is. 12 (2012): 77-79.
  • Review of Every Good Endeavor: Connecting Your Work to God’s Work by Timothy Keller. Comment Magazine. November 23, 2012.
  • The Foreign Mission Field Two Minutes Away.” Review of Strangers Next Door: Immigration, Migration and Mission by J.D. Payne. Christianity Today, October 24, 2012.
  • Give Church-State Peace a Chance.” Review of Endowed By Our Creator: The Birth of Religious Freedom In America by Michael Meyerson. Christianity Today, September 13, 2012.
  • Review of The Bible Made Impossible: Why Biblicism is Not a Truly Evangelical Reading of Scripture by Christian Smith. The Denver Journal. February 9, 2012.

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