To create and launch ministries and leaders that change the world for the glory of God… through preaching the Gospel, planting churches, developing ministries and imparting faith.
For more than 25 years, Ron Lewis has been a leader and innovator in Christian ministry, planting churches, pastoring, funding projects for orphans, and raising up a generation of young people to further God’s kingdom in the earth. His unique ability to connect vision with action has resulted in literally dozens of initiatives that are drawing in the lost, and shaping the church worldwide.
Upon graduating from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Ron helped establish a campus ministry that grew into a diverse congregation, King’s Park International Church. Immediately following 9/11, with the help of Every Nation Churches, Ron co-founded a dynamic, growing church in New York City (Every Nation New York) The church is reaching the greater metropolitan area of New York City with multiple sites extending into New Jersey and Pennsylvania.
Under Ron’s leadership, more than 70 churches have been planted in the United States and multiple nations around the world. Ron has founded numerous ministries and organizations including Campus Harvest, the Youth Life Foundation of the Triangle, and more. He serves on the leadership team of the African Children’s Choir hosting their USA touring home in Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill. He is also on the Board of Directors of Every Nation Ministries.
Ron is a graduate of the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill and received his theological training from Reformed Theological Seminary. He is the author of Standing on the Word, Answering the Call, and contributed to Living the Second Mile Life which was edited by Bill Bright as his last book.
Ron resides in Raleigh-Durham, NC, and New York City, with his wife Lynette Lewis who is an inspirational speaker, business consultant, and author of Climbing the Ladder in Stilettos and Remember the Roses. Ron and Lynette frequently travel and minister together in churches, conferences, and with leadership teams. They have four grown sons, twin daughters, four beautiful daughters-in-law, and two grandchildren.
Ron Lewis is the founding pastor and senior minister of King’s Park International Church. Upon graduating from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Ron helped establish a campus ministry that eventually grew into King’s Park International Church, touching the universities and communities of Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill. For years, he has helped plant more than 70 churches in America and around the world.
In the wake of 9/11 Lewis along with Pastor Rice Broocks, Pastor Tim Johnson and Kevin Singleton ventured to New York City, embarking on a journey of healing to a broken and hurting city. Out of the ashes of rubble and ruin, Every Nation New York City was launched. With five congregations city wide, Lewis has initiated a movement that is embracing the culture, boroughs, and New York City with the love of Christ.