Jörg Ahlbrecht - Jörg Ahlbrecht

Jörg Ahlbrecht, 2015

Jörg Ahlbrecht (* 1967 in Göttingen ) is a German evangelical theologian , pastor , mentor and author of Christian books.

Live and act

Jörg Ahlbrecht grew up in Kassel and studied Protestant theology at the Theological Seminary in Hamburg and in London. Then he was pastor of the Evangelical Free Church Community (EFG) Grundschöttel- Volmarstein for eleven years and also worked for many years as a journalist and speaker for private radio in Germany and the WDR . Ahlbrecht has been working as a theological consultant for training and resources at the evangelical organization Willow Creek Germany / Switzerland since 2004 . [1] He works as a mentor [2] regularly writes for the Christian magazine “ Aufatmen»And is the author of several books. [3]

Jörg Ahlbrecht is married to his wife Andrea. The couple has two daughters and lives in Oberweimar near Marburg. [4] You are active in the Christ-Treff Marburg and members of the Baptist community in Hassenhausen .


  • Series: Pastor Gottlieb and the Dear God , Media Association of the Evangelical Church in the Rhineland, Düsseldorf:
    • Pastor Gottlieb and the Dear God (with illustrations by Ehrenfried Conta Gromberg) 1998, ISBN 978-3-87645-087-2 .
    • Pastor Gottlieb and the love of God , episode 1: Church in Eins live (Westdeutscher Rundfunk Köln, WDR), (audio CD) 1998.
    • Pastor Gottlieb and the love of God , episode 2: 20 new contributions from the church in Einslive , (audio CD) 2001, ISBN 978-3-927563-20-9 .
  • Everyday adventure: a completely normal day with Jesus (devotional book), Gerth Medien, Aßlar 2007, ISBN 978-3-86591-846-8 .
  • Find your rhythm of life: About the power of a balanced life , Gerth Medien, Aßlar 2011, ISBN 978-3-86591-865-9 .
  • 23: With the psalm of the psalms through the day , SCM R. Brockhaus , Witten 2014, ISBN 978-3-417-26576-7 .
  • The great power of small deaths: Memento mori - a forgotten way to a fulfilled life , SCM R. Brockhaus, Witten 2016, ISBN 978-3-417-26725-9 .
  • Giving wings to life: The power of spiritual exercises in everyday life , SCM R. Brockhaus, Witten 2017, ISBN 978-3-417-26810-2 .
  • The truth in person. Follow Jesus in uncertain times , SCM R. Brockhaus, Witten 2018, ISBN 978-3-417-26836-2 .
as a co-author
  • with Michael Birgden u. Jens Burgschweiger: Stop - An ABC of everyday life: 29 pieces of advice from the radio series at Eins live (audio cassette), Media Association of the Evangelical Church in the Rhineland, Düsseldorf 1999, ISBN 978-3-927563-17-9 .
  • with Berit Hein u. Reinhard Rubow: Counting with God: From the biblical handling of our finances , Gerth Medien , Aßlar 2005, ISBN 978-3-89437-075-6 .


Individual evidence

  1. Willow Creek: the team , willowcreek.de, accessed on January 23, 2017.
  2. Mentors of the Christian Mentoring Network (cMn) , c-mentoring.net, accessed on January 23, 2017.
  3. Jörg Ahlbrecht: Short CV ( Memento from January 23, 2017 in the web archive archive.today )
  4. Jörg Ahlbrecht: Kurzvita , scm-haenssler.de, accessed on January 23, 2017.