My name is John Lawless. I am in the final months of my ThD from Columbia Evangelical Seminary. My dissertation proposal can be found at academia.edu. I hold a B.Sc. from Liberty University in Religion, a MDIV from Gateway Seminary (trained in Hebrew and Greek with a beginners knowledge in German, French, Latin, and Aramaic). I hold a MBA from Corbin University in Salem, Oregon. My dissertation title: A Treatise on an Enhanced Knowledge of God Using a Comparative Study of God's Perceived Essence. I am also an ordained Baptist Minister by the National Baptist Convention (Largest African-American denominstion in the USA...even though I myself am Caucasian). I can be found on FB, Twitter, Instagram, Google+, LinkedIn, and Academia.edu. I am married with 3 kids and 8 grandkids. I am also a member of Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society.