Erwin Raphael McManus is an iconoclast known as a cultural pioneer for his integration of creativity and spirituality.
McManus is a storyteller and observer of life. His writings are an exploration of the human spirit and search for what makes us uniquely human.
His newest book, The Way of the Warrior: An Ancient Path to Inner Peace, is about winning the battle of peace in your inner world so you can become the warrior the world desperately needs. In addition to writing Soul Cravings, Chasing Daylight, The Last Arrow, and other leading books on spirituality and creativity, Erwin authored The Artisan Soul, an exploration of human creativity, which is a Los Angeles Times and Publishers Weekly bestseller.
McManus, a native of El Salvador, lives in Los Angeles, California. He holds a BA in psychology from UNC Chapel Hill, a Master of Divinity from Southwestern Theological Seminary, and a Doctorate of Humane Letters from Southeastern University.
McManus is an artist, entrepreneur, cultural thought leader and the founder of MOSAIC, a church in Los Angeles, California and has inspired the church across the world to new expressions of faith and spirituality. MOSAIC is known for its innovation, creativity, diversity, and social entrepreneurism and has been named one of the most influential and innovative churches in America.
Engaging such issues as culture, creativity, change, and leadership, McManus is widely known as a thought-provoking communicator. His travels have taken him to over 50 countries and he has spoken to over a million people from a wide variety of audiences, including professional athletes, Wall Street investors, universities, film studios, and conferences focused on leadership, creativity, culture, and living a wholistic life.
In The Way of the Warrior: An Ancient Path to Inner Peace McManus asserts that we can never win the battle of our outer world if we do not first win the battle within. He uses the life of Jesus as the ultimate example of a warrior and reminds us that a warrior fights only for peace. The Way of the Warrior: An Ancient Path to Inner Peace is written for anyone who believes they were created to live and fight for more, and who long to see peace in their lives and the world.
Visit him online at www.erwinmcmanus.com.