Check back periodically for the latest information about John’s upcoming speaking engagements, news mentions, sermons, and articles.


Audio Interviews

May 15, 2014, The Debbie Chavez Show. Get the Details

April 29, 2014, Podcast Interview with Luke Norsworthy. Get the Details


Speaking Engagements

May 6, 2017 Thrive Leadership Conference (Bayside Church), Roseville, CA

May 12, 2017 Cherry Hills Community Church, Highlands Ranch, CO

June 28, 2017 North American Christian Convention, Kansas City, MO

July 15-16, 2017 Mariner’s Church, Irvine, CA

September 14-15, 2017 Frederick Buechner’s Writer’s Workshop, (Fuller) Pasadena, CA

September 28, 2017 American Association of Christian Counselors World Conference, Nashville, TN

October 3, 2017 Exponential West Conference, Irvine, CA

October 23, 2017 Focus on the Family, Colorado Springs, CO

October 27, 2017 Joni & Friends, Laguna Beach, CA

January 17-18 28, 2018 Children’s Pastor’s Conference, Orlando, FL

May 15-18, 2018 Dallas Willard Anniversary Celebration, Santa Barbara, CA

May  19, 2018 Calvin College Commencement, Grand Rapids, MI

October 11, 2018 Genesis Institute, Spokane, WA


New ‘SoulPulse’ app lets users monitor their spirituality in real time (Religion News Service)


Sermons and Articles

Big Data for the Spirit (The New Yorker)

Megachurch Pastor, Bestselling Author John Ortberg on Why Your Soul Is ‘Kind of Like a Car’ (Christian Post)

PW Talks with John Ortberg: The Care and Feeding of a Soul (Publishers Weekly)

I have a Friend Who Believes Science Disproves Faith (Menlo Park Presbyterian Church)

The 10 Financial Commandments (Preaching Today)

Easy Job or Easy Yoke? (Leadership Journal)

Do You Love Your Calling? (Leadership Journal)

Six Surprising Ways Jesus Changed the World (Huffington Post)