Our Pastor


William Graham Tullian Tchividjian (pronounced cha-vi-jin), is a Lecturer of Pastoral Theology at Knox Theological Seminary, a contributing editor to Leadership Journal, and the grandson of Evangelist Billy Graham. He is a graduate of Columbia International University, where he earned a degree in philosophy, and Reformed Theological Seminary in Orlando, where he earned an M.Div. degree (Master of Divinity). Tullian was the founding pastor of the former New City Church, which merged with Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church in 2009.

Tullian is a best-selling author, having written eight books, the most recent was released in January 2015, a yearly devotional entitled It is Finished: 365 Days of Good News.  Other titles include, One Way Love - God's Inexhaustible Grace for an Exhausted World - released in October 2013.  Glorious Ruin: How Suffering Sets You Free, October 2012 (an ECPA finalist for Book of the Year) and Jesus + Nothing = Everything, which won Christianity Today’s book of the year in 2012.  Tullian travels extensively, speaking at conferences, churches, and colleges around the country and is also the founder of LIBERATE—a resource ministry that seeks to “connect God’s inexhaustible grace to an exhausted world” through an annual conference, a website, and a wide range of other media outlets including a daily radio program on Moody Radio and a weekly television program on TBN, both titled LIBERATE. As a respected pastor, author, and speaker, Tullian is singularly and passionately devoted to seeing people set free by the amazing power of God's grace.

A South Florida native, Tullian has been married to his wife Kim since 1994 and they have three children: Gabe, Nate, and Genna.