Dr. Steven J. Lawson is President and founder of OnePassion Ministries—and has dedicated his life to help biblical expositors bring about a new reformation in the church.

Get to know Dr. Steven J. Lawson

Dr. Lawson’s life is dedicated to preaching—and teaching others how to preach.

Dr. Lawson hosts The Institute for Expository Preaching in cities around the world.

Dr. Lawson is also a Teaching Fellow for Ligonier Ministries, where he serves on its board. Moreover, he is a Professor of Preaching and oversees the Doctor of Ministry program at The Master’s Seminary, where he also serves on its board.

Quick facts about Dr. Lawson

  • Dr. Lawson has served as a pastor for over 40 years in Arkansas and Alabama and is currently the lead preacher at Trinity Bible Church of Dallas.
  • Dr. Lawson is a graduate of Texas Tech University (BBA), Dallas Theological Seminary (ThM), and Reformed Theological Seminary (DMin)
  • Dr. Lawson serves as the Executive Editor for Expositor Magazine published by OnePassion Ministries.
  • Dr. Lawson is the author of thirty-three books
  • Dr. Lawson has preached in 14+ countries
  • Dr. Lawson and his wife, Anne, has three sons, Andrew, James, and John, and a daughter, Grace Anne