so what?

So What? with Lon Solomon airs Saturdays at 8:30pm and Sundays at 9:30am and 7:30pm. If you’d like to learn more about So What? or Lon Solomon, visit mcleanbible.org. And if you’d like to send him a message letting him know how his teaching has equipped you, click here.


Lon is a marvelous example of God’s transforming power in action. Subsequent to his decision to accept Christ, Lon was able to quit the drug and alcohol abuse that had plagued his life for years. He graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a B.S. in Chemistry (1971). He then completed a Th.M. degree in Hebrew and Old Testament at Capital Bible Seminary (1975, summa cum laude). He completed graduate work at Johns Hopkins University, receiving a Masters Degree in Near Eastern Studies in 1979. He taught Hebrew and Old Testament at Capital Bible Seminary from 1975-1980. In 1980, Lon became the senior pastor at McLean Bible Church. He received a Doctorate of Divinity degree from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary in 2005. Lon has been married to wife Brenda for 40 years. He has 3 sons and 1 daughter Jill, who has special needs. He has 7 grandchildren.


Lon’s thirty-minute, Sunday radio broadcast called “So What?” can be heard weekly on a variety of radio stations. “So What?” characterizes the essence of Lon’s message: What difference does the Bible make for our lives in the twenty-first century? His practical, humorous and down-to-earth treatment of Scripture is refreshing, challenging and always entertaining.