Griff Martin is co-pastor of University Baptist Church in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Griff’s articles that have appeared on are available here.

1. Where did you grow up?

Austin, Texas.

2. What is your favorite Bible verse, book or story? Why?

Mark 9:24.

That is my faith story in seven words, and I use this often as a daily prayer.

3. What is your favorite movie? Why?

Any movie directed by Wes Anderson.

Every time you watch one of his movies, you discover something new and wonderful.

4. Who are three of the people you admire?

Harper Lee, John Steinbeck and Wendell Berry.

5. What is one little known fact about yourself?

I collect icons, thus, my office resembles the walls of a Greek Orthodox church.

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