Edward Gilbreath is an award-winning journalist and author. An editor at large for Christianity Today,Ed was formerly the editor of Today’s Christian magazine and the founding editor of Urban Ministries Inc.’s online magazine, UrbanFaith.com. He is the author of the mini-ebook Remembering Birmingham: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Letter to America—50 Years Later (IVP, April 2013) and the full-length Birmingham Revolution: Martin Luther King Jr.’s Epic Challenge to the Church (IVP, November 2013).
Ed earned his bachelor’s in communication arts from Judson University and a master’s in philosophy of history from Olivet Nazarene University. In July 2013, he was named the executive director of communications for the Evangelical Covenant Church. Ed’s mission, both professionally and personally, is to be a bridge-builder, bringing people together across racial, denominational, and cultural lines.