Thank You

Thank you so much for filling out the
Speaker’s Request form

Thank you so much for filling out the speaker’s request form here on the website. We are honored that you would think of us for this ministry need and we will get back to you once we have had time to consider your request over prayer and our present calendar commitments.

In the meantime, if you need anything from us, don’t hesitate to email or call. We want to serve Jesus well by serving you well.

For His glory,

– Ray & Jani Ortlund

About Ray & Jani Ortlund

What Ray and Jani Ortlund care about most is more and more people renewed within by the gospel of Jesus. Only the gospel helps sinners and sufferers. And it does, by the power of God. Nothing can resist the freeing power of Jesus.

Ray and Jani met at Wheaton College in 1968 and married in 1971. Today they serve Immanuel Church in Nashville, Tennessee – an Acts 29 church. Ray also serves on the Council of The Gospel Coalition and blogs at the Coalition website. Jani speaks to women’s groups around the world. Both are published authors. Ray tweets at @rayortlund, and Jani at @janiortlund.

Ray is a graduate of Wheaton College, Dallas Theological Seminary, the University of California at Berkeley, and the University of Aberdeen, Scotland. Jani is a graduate of Wheaton College and National Louis University.

Together Ray and Jani have served in gospel ministry for over 40 years. They have four outstanding children and thirteen fabulous grandchildren.

Ray loves to hunt. Jani loves to garden. They love each other most of all!

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Pastor Ray 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, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, Deerfield, Illinois, from 1989-1998.

He was ordained by Lake Avenue Congregational Church, Pasadena, California, in 1975. He serves as pastor of Immanuel Church, Nashville, Tennessee (an Acts 29 church), as a Council member with The Gospel Coalition, and as the President of Renewal Ministries. Ray has been married to Jani Giles Ortlund for forty happy years, and they have thirteen delightful grandchildren.