Rev. Evan M. Dolive

Minister in Texas

I am an ordained minister in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) serving as Associate Minister for Family Life at First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Longview, Texas.

Other than that I am a husband to a wonderful woman, dad to the cutest kids on the planet and friend. I am a graduate of Stephen F. Austin State University (BS-Kinesiology) and Lexington Theological Seminary (Master of Divinity). I enjoy teaching, preaching and leading small groups.

My first book Seeking Imperfection: Body Image, Marketing and God was published by The Pilgrim Press in August 2015. (

I am a fan of Texas Rangers Baseball and Dallas Stars Hockey.

I am also the author of as well as a contributor for Dmergent and Sojourners.

In June 2013, I was named one of the Top 5 Coolest Dads on the Internet by People magazine.

  • Education
    • Stephen F. Austin State University
    • Lexington Theological Seminary