JP Keenan

Multimedia Editor

JP is our Multimedia Editor at Sojourners.

As an award-winning multimedia producer he's worked on a number of projects for Sojourners. Whether through animation, motion graphics, documentary, and graphic design he loves working in all mediums. He’s previously worked at NFL Films and the World Bank, traveling and shooting for various documentary projects. He's most passionate mixing documentary and social justice issues to inspire others around the United States. He's also always open to being challenged in Fifa Soccer on xbox.

He's excited to continue leading Sojourners media team online and find new ways to share Sojourners' work. With a quick explainer video or a simple infographic, he's loves making the complex simple. 

He also loves board games, Frisbee, and the occasional murder mystery party. You can follow his work on Sojourners Facebook or Twitter.

Posts By This Author

7 #CalvinistPickupLines You Wish You Knew in High School

by JP Keenan, by Betsy Shirley 09-09-2016

Image via /Shutterstock.com

In the last 24 hours, a steady stream of #CalvinistPickUpLines have leaned heavily on the five points of Calvinism — lines that surely would have made Lyman Beecher blush.

Hillary Makes History: 12 Memorable Photos From the DNC

by JP Keenan 07-29-2016

Hillary Clinton walks in stage to accept the nomination. Image by JP Keenan/Sojourners

The Democratic National Convention concluded Thursday, and Hillary Clinton made history as she formally accepted the Democratic nomination for the presidency. Sojourners Web and Multimedia Associate JP Keenan takes us behind the scenes and through the crowds as delegates across the country witness history.

PHOTOS: POTUS Speaks and Other Moments from the DNC

by JP Keenan 07-28-2016

Two delegates watch on as President Obama’s introduction video plays above in the Wells Fargo Arena.

The Democratic National Convention kicked off Monday, and Hillary Clinton made history by officially being named the Democratic nominee for president. Sojourners Web and Multimedia Associate JP Keenan takes us behind the scenes and through the crowds as delegates across the country witness history.

PHOTOS: On the Day Hillary Clinton Is Nominated, a Look Inside the DNC

by JP Keenan 07-26-2016

“We might have varying opinions on stuff but that eventually we’re going to come together.” Rachel Stein, a delegate for Bernie Sanders, on her hopes for America.

The Democratic National Convention kicked off Monday, and on Tuesday Hillary Clinton made history by officially being named the Democratic nominee for president. Who attends conventions, and what are their priorities for the party in the 2016 elections and beyond? Sojourners Web and Multimedia Associate JP Keenan takes us behind the scenes and through the crowds as delegates across the country witness history.

After the Credits: A Parting Look at the RNC

by JP Keenan 07-22-2016

The Republican National Convention wrapped up late Thursday night in Cleveland, Ohio. Sojourners Web and Multimedia Associate JP Keenan captures the mood on the last day of the convention.

Scenes from Day 4 at the RNC: 'It's Been a Carnival'

by JP Keenan 07-21-2016

The Republican National Convention kicked off its final event Thursday in Cleveland, Ohio. Who attends conventions, and what are their priorities for the party in the 2016 elections and beyond? Sojourners Web and Multimedia Associate JP Keenan takes us behind the scenes and through the crowds on the last day of the convention.

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“It’s been a carnival here … a real party.”

From the Ground: Republican National Convention Kicks Off With Protests, Cowboy Hats

by JP Keenan 07-18-2016

The U.S.' two major political party conventions kick off this week with the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, July 18-21. Who attends conventions, and what are their priorities for the party in the 2016 elections and beyond? Sojourners Web and Multimedia Associate JP Keenan takes us behind the scenes and through the crowds on the first day of the convention.

WATCH: 7 Reasons Men Should Not Be Pastors

by JP Keenan 04-05-2016

"Can women really lead in the church?" We still hear this question in our churches, often coupled with silly, irrational, or demeaning thinking. Would we put up with the same excuses for excluding men from leadership?

A Carnival of Creation

by Tim Nafziger, by JP Keenan 10-12-2015
How some creative performers are using everything (and a kitchen sink) to preach the gospel.

First started in 2013, the Carnival de Resistance is a traveling arts carnival using dance, music, participatory theater, and fire performance to recover the ecological themes in the gospels and the Hebrew scriptures. During the carnival, midway games, costumed characters, and theater performance under the big top "enchant people of all ages with a holy wildness that questions faith in progress and technology."

California Governor Jerry Brown Signs Assisted Suicide Bill

by JP Keenan 10-05-2015

Image via mayakova // Shutterstock

In a controversial decision, California Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill on Monday that allows physicians to prescribe lethal drugs to terminally ill patients. As a former Jesuit seminary student, Gov. Brown said the decision was difficult but that he wanted to give terminally ill patients all the options to consider.

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