Ben Pierce

Ben Pierce

Ben Pierce is the Director of Come&Live! and is the younger son of David and Jodi Pierce. Come&Live!’s vision is to create a worldwide mission community that will provoke and inspire Christian artists to use their God-given creativity to revolutionize the world for Jesus.
Instagram: @nzbenpierce
Twitter: @benalanpierce

Sunday, 06 October 2019 12:20

How Would Jesus React to Greta Thunberg?

If you’re like me, you’ve probably asked yourself in the last few weeks, “Who is Greta Thunberg?”
Monday, 30 September 2019 04:25

Find Rest for Your Restless Heart

For a long time, I woke up feeling anxious. I would run through the list of possible causes, and as the busyness of the day kicked in, the anxiety would settle into the background - it wouldn’t be gone, just less dominating.

A few days ago, the Provoke & Inspire team conducted a focus group with eight unchurched young people from the Twin Cities. When the idea was first proposed, I had my reservations. I was in the middle of a crazy summer touring season and frankly, I wasn’t sure if it would work. Yet despite my hesitations, we moved forward.

Wednesday, 22 May 2019 07:23

Would Jesus Watch Game of Thrones?

*This blog post is a follow-up to Episode 157 of the Provoke & Inspire Podcast: “Should Followers of Jesus Be Watching Game of Thrones?"*

To listen to the full episode click here.

Tuesday, 26 March 2019 11:30

Rachel Hollis and the Gospel of Me

*This blog post is a follow-up to Episode 152 of the Provoke & Inspire Podcast: “Rachel Hollis and the Age of Me - Featuring Courtney and Jodi Pierce."*

To listen to the full episode click here.

Monday, 11 March 2019 13:00

The Antidote for Our Fame-Sick World

*This blog post is a follow-up to Episode 149 of the Provoke & Inspire Podcast: “Episode 149: I’ll Admit It, I Want to Be Famous but so Do You!"*

To listen to the full episode click here.

Monday, 18 February 2019 10:21

We Are ALL Internet Addicts

*This blog post is a follow-up to Episode 145 of the Provoke & Inspire Podcast: “Episode 145: Are We All Addicted to the Internet? If So, What Can Be Done About It?"*

To listen to the full episode click here.

Wednesday, 13 February 2019 10:29

Standing up for Life

*This blog post is a follow-up to Episode 143 of the Provoke & Inspire Podcast: “Episode 143: How Would Jesus Respond to the Abortion Crisis?"*

To listen to the full episode click here.

Wednesday, 06 February 2019 12:09

The Deeper Truth Behind the Common Cliché

Outside of the Church, the prevailing mindset is Secular Humanism. This is the idea that religion is an irrelevant tradition of the past. God is no longer at the center - human beings have taken His place.

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 10:30

We Ask God to Speak, but Do We Listen?

*This blog post is a follow-up to Episode 139 of the Provoke & Inspire Podcast: “Chad’s Confession & Holy Spirit Inspired Risk Taking in Every Day Life!."*

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