“I want people to experience freedom in spiritual activities. The disciplines are an invitation—a response to God's love—and not a list of more things to fail at.”
—Nathan Foster

Nathan is the Director of Community Life at Renovaré as well as a licensed clinical social worker and certified addictions counselor. Prior to Renovaré he was an associate professor and Andrews Chair in Spiritual Formation at Spring Arbor University.

Nathan hosts Renovaré's Ordinary Life with God podcast which airs each Monday.

Nathan is the author of The Making of An Ordinary Saint: My Journey from Frustration to Joy with the Spiritual Disciplines (2014) and Wisdom Chaser: Finding My Father at 14,000 Feet (2010). He currently resides in Florida with his wife and two children. 

Nathan frequently writes and speaks nationally and internationally.  For booking contact:


Nathan Elsewhere

Nathan also plays bass with his wife in Istra Blue and formerly Christy & The Professors.

Heart To Heart Letters

Ordinary Life with God Podcast