Dr. Lew Weider

Lew Weider

Professor, School of Divinity

Discipline: Contemporary Issues


Dr. Weider has served as the Chair of the Biblical Worldview courses and guided the design and curriculum of the courses since 1992. He has also served in the leadership of the Christian/Community service program since 1985 and is now the Executive Director of LU Serve, which exists to develop champions for Christ through local, domestic, and international engagement opportunities. He is the Subject Matter Expert (SME) for the online Biblical Worldview/Evangelism course RLGN 104. He is also very active in the community, as a Life Group leader at Thomas Road Baptist Church for 25 years and serves as the Chair of their Deacon Board. He is past president of the Kiwanis Club of Lynchburg and serves on several community boards. He and his wife Cheryl have two daughters and two grandchildren.

Education and Degrees

  • Ed.D., Argosy University
  • M.A., Liberty University
  • B.S., Liberty University