Phil Lawson

Phil Lawson

Worship Arts Pastor

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A native of Richmond, Phil began his ministry at Gayton in June 2013. He received his Bachelor of Music degree from James Madison University and began his career as a public school music educator. Upon fulfilling a call to full-time ministry Phil received a Master of Divinity degree at Baptist Theological Seminary at Richmond with a concentration in church music. Phil has over 15 years of experience serving several Richmond-area congregations and teaching in public and private schools.

Phil lives in Glen Allen with his wife, Sandy, their two kids, Anna and Trevor.

In his free time, Phil enjoys running road races of all distances, home improvement projects, and just about anything active and outdoors with his family.