About the SLJ Institute

SLEWISJOHNSONThis site is dedicated to the teachings of the late Dr. S. Lewis Johnson, Jr. You can access more than 1,500 of his sermons using the menu above or by using the search function. provides multimedia distribution of roughly 1,500 of Dr. Johnson’s messages compiled from the 1960s through the 1990s.  This is a free resource made possible by the SLJInsitute, working in conjunction with his former congregation at Believers Chapel of Dallas.

“Through the years I have listened to the preaching of S. Lewis Johnson far more than any other preacher”
-Dr. John MacArthur

Featured Teachings

Assurance, Prayers, and the Sin unto Death

1 John 5:13-17

TRANSCRIPT [Message] We are turning to 1 John chapter 5, verse 13 through verse 17 for our Scripture reading for today. The apostle is in the last chapter, for us at least, for what he has written. As one of

The Ascension of Christ

Matthew 26:57-66

Dr. S. Lewis Johnson comments on Christ's ascension and his new commands to those who follow him.

The Resurrection of Christ

Matthew 27:62-28:15

Dr. S. Lewis Johnson expound the greatest highlight of the Greatest Life: Christ raised from the dead.

The Burial of Christ

Matthew 27:51-61

Dr. S. Lewis Johnson discusses the burial of Christ. Dr. Johnson exposits the involvement of Joseph of Arimathea and Nicodemus.