Derek Rishmawy

Derek Rishmawy works with college students and young adults at Trinity United Presbyterian Church. He received his B.A. in Philosophy at UCI and his M.A. in Theological Studies (Biblical Studies) at APU. Derek writes for numerous sites, including The Gospel Coalition. He is married to McKenna.

Jun 26

It Takes a Hard Forehead and a Heavy Heart to Preach by Derek Rishmawy

In moments of weakness I want to turn aside from saying what I need to say and console myself with the thought that, in the grand scheme of things, my words won’t really make that great a difference. The bracing truth is that this is a lie that our people can’t afford for us to believe.

May 18

How To Correct Your Opponents Like Paul by Derek Rishmawy

All too often, those who are keenly aware of the call to defend the gospel from damaging distortions, since they're not afraid to back down from a fight, are often the quickest to fight dirty.