Ray Ortlund

Pastor Ortlund received a B.A. from Wheaton College, Th.M. from Dallas Theological Seminary, M.A. from The University of California, Berkeley, and Ph.D. from the University of Aberdeen, Scotland. Pastor Ortlund served as Associate Professor of Old Testament and Semitic Languages at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Illinois from 1989-1998. He was ordained by Lake Avenue Congregational Church in Pasadena, California in 1975. He currently serves as pastor at Immanuel Church in Nashville, Tennessee (an Acts 29 church) and as a Council member with The Gospel Coalition. He has been married to Jan Giles Ortlund for 38 years, and they have four children. Says, Ray: “I have the most wonderful wife, I love my kids and grandkids, and I love Immanuel Church. My dream is that God would use us for true revival in our city.”