Rev. Lelious A. Johnson

Rev. Lelious A. Johnson was born in Dallas, TX to the parentage of Rev. Walter Johnson, Sr. and Mrs. Dorothy Nell Johnson.

Rev. Johnson is married to Carlette Renee Johnson.

They are the parents of four beautiful daughters; Rachel Elizabeth (Kendall Lyons), Tabitha Elisheba (Rev. DeCarlos Roberson ), Christina Renee and Anna Alicia (Dominique Collier). He adores four beautiful granddaughters, Laniya, Elisha, Ava & Lillian and two grandsons, Benjamin and Noah.

Ministry Profile

Rev. Lelious A. Johnson was called to the Gospel Ministry in 1983. He served Wesley Chapel Baptist Church, Wills Point, TX as Pastor 6 years. In August, 1992, he was called to Pastor the St. Paul Baptist Church, where he currently serves.


He studied at Criswell College, Dallas, TX, where he earned his Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies and a Master of Arts in Theology at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, TX.

Evangelistic Ministry

Pastor Johnson’s evangelistic ministry expands throughout the United States
  • Austin, TX

  • Baltimore, MD

  • Ennis, TX

  • Emory, TX

  • Elizabeth, NJ

  • Dallas, TX

  • Cedar Hill, TX

  • Friendship District Assoc. (North, TX

  • Kansas City, MO

  • Kaufman, TX

  • Lufkin, TX

  • Los Angeles, CA

  • Lake Charles, LA

  • Miami, FL

Teaching Ministry

Developed the Children’s Church at Hopewell Baptist Church

Bible Seminars

Youth Conferences

The Pastor’s Bible Class (St. Paul Baptist Church)

Instructor at D. Edwin Johnson Theological Institute
(Homiletics and Pastoral Ministries)

Professional Association & Community Service

Professional Association


  • Oak Cliff Baptist Minister’s Union (President 2007-2011)
  • Oak Cliff Baptist Minister’s Union Member 1998-Present
  • Dallas Baptist Ministers’ Conference
  • Interdenominational Alliance (IMA)
  • Dallas Baptist Ministers Union

Community Service


  • Wilmer Hutchins ISD Minister’s Conference
  • African American Museum-Board Members
  • National Kidney Foundation Board of Directors, North Texas
  • Diabetes Health & Wellness Institute Ministerial Advisory Board President

Awards & Convention Affiliations


  • IMA Young Minister of the Year
  • IMA Minister of the Year
  • Dallas Urban League TORCH

Convention Affiliations

  • Missionary Baptist General Convention of TX (MBGCT) Corresponding Survey
  • National Baptist Convention of America (NBCA) Vice President, Pastor & Ministers Conference