Chris is the founder of The Call Collective, a blog exploring the intersection between faith, culture and creativity. You can check out the blog or follow on Facebook to receive insights, reflections, thoughts and advice on how to discern God's presence and call in the culture and respond with courage and faith. He holds bachelors' degrees in English and Economics from UCLA and currently works as a Lead Content Strategist for Point Loma Nazarene University. With a passion for sports, good food and drink, deep conversations with friends, funny stories, writing and seeking to know and love Christ, he attributes all of the blessings in his life—health, family and friends—to nothing but God’s overabundant grace.
Chris Hazell Latest Blog Posts
The Spiritual Pitfalls of Wandering Thoughts and Streaming Music
by Chris Hazell . March 08, 2017 . 2 Comments
I have to admit, when it comes to doing menial and repetitive tasks I tend to look for distractions to temper the burden. For instance, when I work out at the gym or clean my bathroom, I insist on doing these things with...
Our Inordinate Desire to Become Superhuman
by Chris Hazell . December 22, 2016 . 0 Comments
There is undeniably something beautiful about the thirsting human spirit. Our continued desire to progress and ascend to great heights is commendable, an indelible mark of our image-bearing identity. In athletics, the sc...
The Great Temptation of Productivity
by Chris Hazell . November 11, 2016 . 2 Comments
We move and have our being in a material world, a world that in many ways can be estimated, codified and measured. We do certain things with the hope and expectation of being able to tally up tangible results. We seek ed...
Eyes that Don’t See: To Know Much But Understand Little
by Chris Hazell . September 12, 2016 . 2 Comments
Jesus was especially critical of the Pharisees and scholars of the law--those who should have known the most about God’s truth and will, yet slipped into their own intellectual egoism and blindness. They were given...