Alumnus of the Year 2023: Lynn McMillon

Harding School of Theology is pleased to announce the selection for Dr. Lynn McMillon as the 2023 Alumnus of the Year.

Dr. McMillon received the Master of Arts and Master of Theology degrees from HST in 1966. Baylor University subsequently conferred on him a Ph.D. in Religion with emphases in church history, New Testament and Ancient and Medieval History. He has taught Bible at Oklahoma Christian University for 50 years and served as Dean of the University’s College of Biblical Studies for 14 years. Concurrently, he served as president and CEO of the Christian Chronicle. Lynn is an elder in the Memorial Road Church of Christ and a Licensed Marital and Family Therapist and Licensed Professional Counselor. He is a published authority of the Scottish Restoration Movement as it relates to the American Restoration Movement.

Dr. McMillon and his late beloved wife, Joy McMillon, held marriage enrichment seminars for churches around the country.

Dr. McMillon joins a line of distinguished recipients of the annual HST award dating to 1973. Like them, his life of ministry exemplifies the school’s ideals.