Dr. John Laing

Dr. John Laing

Minister to Senior Adults

Ministerial Staff

John was called as our Minister to Senior Adults in March 2020. He holds a Master of Divinity from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, a Master of Strategic Studies from the U. S. Army War College, and a Doctor of Philosophy from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Prior to joining Meadow Brook Baptist Church, John served for 16 years as a Professor of Systematic Theology and Philosophy at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He has served in the Army National Guard for over 30 years and currently serves as the Senior Chaplain for the Texas Army National Guard. John’s passion is teaching God’s Word in order to see lives transformed by the Spirit. He and his wife Stefana, a professor at Beeson Divinity School here in Birmingham, have three children, Sydney, Sophia, and Alasdair.


Phone: 205.991.8384

Email: jlaing@meadowbrookbaptist.org