MEET KRISTI

Kristi McLelland is a speaker, teacher, and professor at Williamson College. The founder and director of New Lens Biblical Studies, she is passionate about helping people understand the Bible in its original cultural context. Since 2007, Kristi has enjoyed setting biblical tables in the United States, as well as leading teams on biblical study trips to Israel, Italy, Turkey, & Greece. Her rabbinic, engaging style positions students of all ages to encounter and be transformed by God’s goodness.

God is better than you ever knew; there is more to Scripture than what you’re reading!

DISCOVER A NEW LENS

SPEAKING

Whether Kristi is speaking at an event, teaching a church congregation, lecturing her students at the college, or shepherding a team in Israel, Italy, Turkey, or Greece, her approach to Scripture is relatable and dynamic!

LOCAL CLASSES

Understanding the Bible in its Middle Eastern cultural context offers a more in-depth look into what the biblical characters meant by what they did, said, and wrote. Discover this “New Lens” by joining a Local Class and studying with Kristi in-person!

ONLINE COURSES

Study with Kristi anytime, anywhere through her Online Courses—a learning pathway that includes Israel, Italy, Sabbath, The Running Father, and more!

Watch Kristi’s Online Courses Intro here!

ISRAEL

Behold the land of the Bible. Walk where Jesus walked.
Study Scripture in its cultural context.

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