This e-newsletter offers expert analysis on issues at the intersection of religion, politics, and culture to help Christians think and act more faithfully in the public square. A Public Witness is a publication of Word&Way, a Christian media company publishing since 1896. This newsletter is authored by Rev. Dr. Brian Kaylor (President & Editor-in-Chief) and Rev. Beau Underwood (VP for External Affairs & Senior Editor). Their award-winning writing draws on their professional experience in academia, advocacy, congregational leadership, and political campaigns.

Our Team

Rev. Dr. Brian Kaylor is a Baptist minister with a Ph.D. in political communication. The author of four books on religion, politics, and communication, Kaylor is an award-winning journalist, photographer, and podcaster.

Rev. Beau Underwood is a Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) minister working on his Ph.D. in public affairs. He previously served in non-profit leadership roles for faith advocacy groups in Washington, D.C and as a congregational pastor in Missouri.

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