Tony Kriz Hero Shot
Speaker, Writer, Thinker.
Neighborhood Theologian.
"Tony knows how to make space for people. Whether he was in a room of 20 or 2000 students, he naturally fostered an environment of authentic dialogue. He was a gift to our campus!"
Jason B. Robertson
Assistant Professor
School of Theology and Christian Ministry
Olivet Nazarene University

About Tony

Husband, Father, Neighbor, Communitarian, Portlander, Friend, Writer, Speaker, Provocateur.


Off the Highway

Veer off the beaten path. Tony asks provocative questions of 21st century leaders.



Invite Tony to speak to your church, university or organization.


Do Advent Right This Year


Hey all. ¬†Sunday is the start of Advent (I know, “Already?”) The mothers and fathers of our faith were kind and intentional in giving us this month-long slowing-practice of reflection. ¬†When I say “slowing-practice”, what I mean is, these godly women and men looked into the future and knew the tendencies of humankind… our tendency […]