About Ross Lester

Ross Lester is the Pastor of Preaching, West Congregation, and an elder at The Austin Stone. He previously served as the Lead Pastor of Bryanston Bible Church and Network Director of Acts 29 Southern Africa. He and his wife, Sue, live in Austin, Texas with their two children.

Latest by : Ross Lester

A Christian Posture Towards Vulnerable Women Ross Lester | January 1, 2021

Simply immoral or especially vulnerable? What does the story of the women at the well teach us about...


How to Start Over in a New Group Ross Lester | December 12, 2020

Five postures to starting new or fostering existing group friendships....


Political Possibilities for an Exhausted Evangelical Ross Lester | December 12, 2020

Simple political possibilities for the exhausted Christan to cling to....


C.S. Lewis on the Hopeful Humility of Being Human Ross Lester | November 11, 2020

The tension of human hope and humility as noted by the gospel....


To Love the Neighbor Ross Lester | November 11, 2020

What does it mean to love our neighbor? Ross Lester gives five clear principles based on Jesus' famo...


How to Disagree Without Becoming Disagreeable Ross Lester | October 10, 2020

During the election, is it possible for Christians disagree with others without developing the reput...


“It Wears Me Out”: The Painful Pursuit of People-Pleasing Ross Lester | October 10, 2020

When we forget the promises of the gospel, we fall prey to the painful pursuit of people-pleasing....