Dr. Steven J. Lawson

Lead Preacher

Dr. Steven J. Lawson is Lead Preacher of Trinity Bible Church of Dallas, and founder and president of OnePassion Ministries, a ministry designed to equip and energize a new generation of Bible expositors. The focus of Dr. Lawson’s ministry is the verse-by-verse exposition of God’s Word and training other men to do the same. He is the author of twenty-eight books, including The Moment of Truth, The Cost: What It Takes to Follow Jesus, Foundations of Grace, Pillars of Grace, The Unwavering Resolve of Jonathan Edwards, The Expository Genius of John Calvin, and many others.

Dr. Lawson is a Teaching Fellow with Ligonier Ministries, Professor of Preaching and Dean of the Doctor of Ministry program at The Master’s Seminary, and Executive Editor for Expositor magazine. He is also on the board of The Master’sUniversity and Seminary, Ligonier Ministries, and Reformation Bible College. Dr. Lawson is a graduate of Texas Tech University (B.B.A.), Dallas Theological Seminary (Th.M.), and Reformed Theological Seminary (D. Min.), served as a pastor in Arkansas and Alabama for thirty-four years, and presently lives in Dallas, Texas. He and his wife Anne have three sons and a daughter.