Deepak Reju


Deepak Reju is a pastor, counselor, husband, father, and author.  His passion is for studying God’s Word, loving his family and shepherding God’s people.

His day job is as the pastor of biblical counseling and families at Capitol Hill Baptist Church in Washington, DC.  His 24-hour, 7-days-a-week privilege is to be Sarah’s husband (since 2001) and father to five adorable children.

Deepak is the author of several books, including Great Kings of the Bible: How Jesus is Greater than Saul, David and Solomon (Christian Focus), On Guard: Preventing and Responding to Child Abuse at Church (New Growth Press), The Pastor and Counseling: The Basics of Shepherding Members In Need (Crossway), and Preparing for Fatherhood (New Growth Press). His next two books are coming out this coming year—She’s Got the Wrong Guy: Why Smart Women Settle (October 2017) and Fighting for Purity: Meditations on Hope and Freedom in Christ (2018).

Deepak has the privilege of serving on the board of directors for the Biblical Counseling Coalition ( and as a trustee of the Christian Counseling and Education Foundation (