Pastor Emeritus

Chris Dolson

Chris Dolson began his ministry at Blackhawk in July 1994. After retiring from the role of Senior Pastor in June 2021, he began his role as Pastor Emeritus in January 2022. Prior to Blackhawk, he pastored a church in Shreveport, LA for 10 years.

Originally from Indiana, Chris has a B.S. from Indiana State University, where he majored in Biology and competed as a gymnast. During college, he discovered God’s grace and went on to receive his Master of Theology degree from Dallas Theological Seminary and his Doctorate of Ministry from Gordon-Conwell Seminary under Haddon Robinson.

Chris and his wife, Becky, have two grown children: Daniel and Melissa (married to Josh). In his spare time, Chris enjoys rooting for the Cubs and never gives up hope that this might be the year again.