The teaching fellows bring unique gifts, broad experience, and helpful perspective to Ligonier Ministries. They serve Ligonier by helping us remain true to our founding purpose as well as by informing and articulating our future outreach. In considering a succession plan, Dr. R.C. Sproul and the Board have gathered this team of men to aid in present and future ministry. Trusting God for biblical and theological fidelity (2 Tim. 2:2), we are grateful for this next generation of gifted teachers.
Dr. Sinclair B. Ferguson is a Ligonier Ministries teaching fellow and Chancellor’s Professor of Systematic Theology at Reformed Theological Seminary. He previously served as senior minister of the First Presbyterian Church in Columbia, S.C., and he has written more than two dozen books, including The Whole Christ, The Holy Spirit, In Christ Alone, and Devoted to God.
W. Robert Godfrey
Dr. W. Robert Godfrey is a Ligonier Ministries teaching fellow and president and professor of church history at Westminster Seminary California. He is the featured teacher for the Ligonier six-part teaching series A Survey of Church History. His many books include God's Pattern for Creation, Reformation Sketches, An Unexpected Journey, and Learning to Love the Psalms.
Steven J. Lawson
Dr. Steven J. Lawson is founder and president of OnePassion Ministries. He is a Ligonier Ministries teaching fellow, director of the doctor of ministry program at The Master’s Seminary, and host of the Institute for Expository Preaching. He has written more than two dozen books, including The Passionate Preaching of Martyn Lloyd-Jones, The Evangelistic Zeal of George Whitefield, and John Knox: Fearless Faith. He is on Twitter @DrStevenJLawson.
R. Albert Mohler Jr.
Dr. R. Albert Mohler Jr. is president and Joseph Emerson Professor of Christian Theology at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Ky. He is a teaching fellow for Ligonier Ministries, host of the daily program The Briefing, and he blogs at AlbertMohler.com. Dr. Mohler is author of numerous books, including Culture Shift, Atheism Remix, and We Cannot Be Silent. He is on Twitter @AlbertMohler.
Stephen J. Nichols
Dr. Stephen J. Nichols is president of Reformation Bible College chief academic officer for Ligonier Ministries, and a Ligonier Ministries teaching fellow. He teaches on the podcast 5 Minutes in Church History. He is author of numerous books, including For Us and for Our Salvation, Jonathan Edwards: A Guided Tour of His Life and Thought, and A Time or Confidence, and he is coeditor of The Legacy of Luther and Crossway's Theologians on the Christian Life series. He is on Twitter @DrSteveNichols.
Dr. Burk Parsons is copastor of Saint Andrew’s Chapel in Sanford, Fla., vice president of publishing for Ligonier Ministries, editor of Tabletalk magazine, and a Ligonier Ministries teaching fellow. He is an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church in America and director of the Church Planting Fellowship. He is author of Why Do We Have Creeds?, editor of Assured by God, and John Calvin: A Heart for Devotion, Doctrine, and Doxology, and cotranslator and coeditor of A Little Book on the Christian Life by John Calvin. He is on Twitter @BurkParsons.
Derek W.H. Thomas
Dr. Derek W.H. Thomas is senior minister of First Presbyterian Church, in Columbia, S.C., and Chancellor’s Professor of Systematic and Pastoral Theology at Reformed Theological Seminary in Atlanta. He is a Ligonier Ministries teaching fellow and author of many books, including How the Gospel Brings Us All the Way Home, Calvin's Teaching on Job, and, with Dr. Sinclair B. Ferguson, Ichthus: Jesus Christ, God's Son, the Saviour. He is on Twitter at @DerekWHThomas.