About Me


J. Steve Lee has taught Apologetics for over two and a half decades at Prestonwood Christian Academy.  He also has taught World Religions and Philosophy at Mountain View College in Dallas and Collin College in Plano.  With a degree in history and education from the University of North Texas, Steve continued his formal studies at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary with a M.A. in philosophy of religion and has pursued doctoral studies at the University of Texas at Dallas and is finishing his dissertation at South African Theological Seminary.  He has published several articles for the Apologetics Study Bible for Students as well as articles and book reviews in various periodicals including Philosophia Christi, Hope’s Reason: A Journal of Apologetics, and the Areopagus Journal.  Having an abiding love for fantasy fiction, Steve has contributed chapters to two books of literary criticism of Harry Potter: Harry Potter for Nerds and Teaching with Harry Potter.  He even appeared as a guest on the podcast MuggleNet Academia (“Lesson 23: There and Back Again-Chiasmus, Alchemy, and Ring Composition in Harry Potter”).  He is married to his lovely wife, Angela, and has two grown boys, Ethan and Josh.

Contact Me – Teaching, speaking, and training at churches, schools, ministries, events, and conferences.

Favorites List

Favorite Scholars: William Lane Craig, J. P. Moreland, Richard Swinburne, Edward Feser, Thomas V. Morris, Lydia McGrew, Timothy McGrew

Favorite Apologists: Paul Copan, Greg Koukl, Sean McDowell, J. Warner Wallace, Frank Turek

Favorite Apologetic Books: Reasonable Faith (3rd ed.), On Guard, Scaling the Secular City, TacticsThe Last SuperstitionSeeking Allah Finding Jesus

Favorite Fictional Books: The Hobbit, The Lord of Rings, the Harry Potter series, Narnia Chronicles, Mistborn and other Brandon Sanderson novels

Favorite Movies: The Lord of the Rings, Rear Window (almost anything Alfred Hitchcock), A New Hope, Empire Strikes Back, Rogue One

Favorite Band: David Crowder, U2, Coldplay

Favorite TV Shows: Sherlock, Dr. Who, Star Trek, Daredevil, A.G.E.N.T.S. of Shield, The Office

Favorite Superheroes: Spiderman, Captain America, Wolverine, The Hulk, Thor, Dr. Strange, Daredevil, Batman