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Dr. Jim Denison

Dr. Jim Denison is a co-founder and the CVO of Denison Forum. Prior to launching Denison Forum in 2009, he pastored churches in Texas and Georgia. He is a widely sought speaker, a podcaster and subject-matter expert on radio about cultural issues from a biblical perspective. He has been a frequent guest on Equipped with Chris Brooks (Moody Radio) and the nationally syndicated Point of View with Kerby Anderson (360+ radio stations).


Through The Daily Article, his email newsletter and podcast published to 500,000+ subscribers across the globe, Dr. Denison’s social media following has a reach of 2.9 million, with over 400,000 Facebook followers. Much of his writing can be found on the Denison Forum website.

He is the author of multiple books, including:

The Coming Tsunami: Why Christians Are Labeled Intolerant, Irrelevant, Oppressive, and Dangerous—and How We Can Turn the Tide 

Respectfully, I Disagree: How to Be a Civil Person in an Uncivil Time

Biblical Insight to Tough Questions series.

He has taught on the philosophy of religion and apologetics at several seminaries. He recently launched a personal website where he encourages and equips his readers to engage the cultural issues of the day with biblical insight.


Dr. Denison serves as Resident Scholar for Ethics with Baylor Scott & White Health, where he addresses issues such as genetic medicine and reproductive science. He has written position papers on subjects including:


● Genomics and gene editing

● Abortion

● Physician-assisted death

● Sex reassignment surgery

● Cyborg medicine

● Uterine transplant surgery

● Reproductive science

● Sexual ethics


He is a Scholar Fellow with CEO Forum and a Senior Fellow with the 21st Century Wilberforce Initiative and the International Alliance of Christian Education. He also serves as Senior Fellow for Cultural Studies at Dallas Baptist University’s Institute for Global Engagement and is the Theologian in Residence for the Baptist General Convention of Texas.


He holds a Doctor of Philosophy and a Master of Divinity from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He also received a Doctor of Divinity from Dallas Baptist University. Prior to launching Denison Forum in 2009, he pastored churches in Texas and Georgia.


Jim and his wife, Janet, live in Dallas, Texas. They have two sons and four grandchildren

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