Chris and Elizabeth McKinney

Chris (MDiv, Covenant Seminary) and Elizabeth McKinney live with their four daughters in Columbia, Missouri. They work for Cru City and serve as associate staff at their church, The Crossing. They are the co-authors of Placed for a Purpose and Neighborhoods Reimagined: How the Beatitudes Inspire Our Call To Be Good Neighbors. They write, speak, and are passionate about equipping believers to love their next-door neighbors. You can find them on Instagram, at and as co-hosts for the Placed For a Purpose Podcast.

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Do we truly connect with neighbors or just pass by? Chris and Elizabeth explore the power of genuine neighborly love, showing how it can make a difference. View Show Notes →
Imagine a tight-knit neighborhood where mercy solves problems. Chris & Elizabeth McKinney talk about how the beatitudes bring thriving communities. View Show Notes →
In today's world, it's easy to doubt we have what it takes to reach our neighbors for Christ. Chris and Elizabeth McKinney debunk that myth and about discovering God's purpose for where He's placed us. View Show Notes →
We know we are to "love our neighbors," but what does it look like to love the actual neighbors who live around us? Authors, Chris and Elizabeth McKinney explain how to practice the art of neighboring. View Show Notes →