André Johnson




Dr. Andre E. Johnson is the Dr. James L. Netters professor of Rhetoric & Religion and African American Studies at Memphis Theological Seminary. He also is an instructor in communications and African American studies at the University of Memphis. He serves as senior pastor of Gifts of Life Ministries in North Memphis. He is a graduate of UT-Martin and holds a Master of Divinity from Memphis Theological Seminary and a Doctor of Philosophy from the University of Memphis. Editor of “The Literary Archive of Henry McNeal Turner” and the forthcoming "The Forgotten Prophet:The Prophetic Rhetoric of Henry McNeal Turner" and "Urban God Talk: Towards Constructing a Hip Hop Spirituality." He is married to Lisa Jones Johnson.

My Place of Worship

Gifts of Life Ministries: The Urban Oasis