The Author

Jeff Robinson (PhD, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary) is a senior editor for The Gospel Coalition. A native of Blairsville, Georgia, he also pastors Christ Fellowship Church in Louisville, Kentucky, and serves as senior research and teaching associate for the Andrew Fuller Center for Baptist Studies and adjunct professor of church history at Southern Seminary. Prior to entering ministry, he spent nearly 20 years as a newspaper journalist in Georgia, North Carolina, and Kentucky, writing about various subjects from politics to Major League Baseball and SEC football. He is co-author with Michael Haykin of the book To the Ends of the Earth: Calvin’s Mission Vision and Legacy. and co-editor with Collin Hansen of 15 Things Seminary Couldn’t Teach Me (Crossway, 2018) Jeff and his wife, Lisa, have four children. You can follow him on Twitter.


Jeff’s Books

Seminarian, Plug into a Church

Danny Akin thinks pastoral ministry is more difficult today than ever. Here’s why.

What Seminary Can’t Teach a Pastor

In this podcast, Collin Hansen interviews Jeff Robinson about

3 Lessons I Learned the Hard Way as a Pastor

It’s easier to be orthodox than it is to

Does Jesus Really Want Me to Hate My Family?

Your trouble may be just beginning when you follow

How a Presbyterian Theologian Formed This Baptist Pastor

Grace so shines in some Christians, it lightens the