Dr. Leighton Ford

General Session

Dr. Leighton Ford is president of Leighton Ford Ministries which raises up younger leaders to spread Christ’s message worldwide. He has spoken face-to-face to millions in 37 countries on every continent. He served from 1955 until 1985 as associate evangelist, and later, vice president, of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association.

Dr. Ford is Honorary Life Chairman of the Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization, having served from 1976 to 1992 as chairman of this international body of Christian leaders. He chairs the Sandy Ford Fund, and has served as a board member for World Vision U. S., and Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. Recently, he was invited to consult with Duke Divinity School on Christian Leadership. Ford has authored or co-authored numerous books.