Robert E. Coleman ministers around the world as an evangelist and teacher of church leaders. He is Distinguished Professor of Evangelism and Discipleship at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in South Hamilton, MA. Before coming to Gordon-Conwell, he directed the School of World Mission and Evangelism at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, and also served as Dean of the Billy Graham International Schools of Evangelism, as well as director of the Billy Graham Institute of Evangelism at Wheaton College.
Dr. Coleman is a founding member of the Lausanne Committee for world Evangelization, where for many years he chaired the North American section. He works on the Facilitation Committee of Mission America, serves on several international mission boards, and is a past president of the Academy for Evangelism in Theological Education.
Hundreds of articles and twenty-one books have come from his pen, including The Master Plan of Evangelism, The Coming World Revival and Singing with the Angels. Translations of one or more of his books are published in 100 languages, with English editions alone surpassing 6 million copies in print.