June 16 - June 22, 2024Register Now
Bryan is passionate about reaching the lost with the gospel! As an expert in the use of exciting, apologetics-based evangelism and chronological Bible teaching, this former athlete connects with audiences through real-life stories and facts that confirm the truth of the Bible.
After graduating from Bryan College with a bachelor of arts in biblical studies and minors in Greek and Christian education, Bryan earned his master’s degree in education from Lee University. For 13 years he boldly and enthusiastically taught Bible history in a public school system in Tennessee, and for 20 years he has helped youth and young adults in the local church to know and defend their faith. Bryan’s giftedness as a communicator and his passion for revealing the truth of God’s Word are obvious and contagious!
He now speaks at conferences and in churches for Answers in Genesis and is developing a blog designed to help parents and ministry leaders solve the growing epidemic of biblical illiteracy through the use of specially designed resources such as AiG’s Answers Bible Curriculum.
You will love his practical, cutting-edge talks that reveal the importance of apologetics in evangelizing the lost and in equipping today’s youth and families in the body of Christ!
Bryan reports that he and his wife, Marla, have been blissfully married since 1998 and are enjoying the early years of child-rearing!
June 23 - June 29, 2024Register Now
Dr. Ellen is the Senior Pastor of Community of Faith Bible Church in Houston Texas and Senior Professor of Biblical Counseling at the College of Biblical Studies. Dr. Ellen has also developed a biblical counseling training center called Expository Counseling Center LLC.
He received his B.A. in Business Administration from the University of Houston, Houston, Texas, his M.A. in Christian Education from Dallas Theological Seminary, Dallas, Texas, his M.A. in Biblical Counseling from The Masters University, Santa Clarita, California, his Doctorate of Ministry with a concentration in Biblical Counseling from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary Louisville, Kentucky and his PH.D in Biblical Counseling from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, Texas.
Dr. Ellen is a certified Biblical Counselor with the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors (ACBC), a Fellow with the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors (ACBC) and travels nationwide with the organization teaching biblical counseling principles. Dr. Ellen also teaches on a morning show called “Up With The Son” where he teaches various topics from God’s Word. In addition, He is also a Senior Member of the Biblical Counseling Framework Association. Dr. Ellen and his wife Dr. Venessa Ellen have two children and four grandchildren.
June 30 - July 6, 2024Register Now
Phil Tuttle is the President and CEO of Walk Thru the Bible where he shares God’s Word in churches, Bible conferences, Christian education conventions, and corporate gatherings. Phil received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Christian Education and Bible from Wheaton College and his Master of Theology degree in Christian Education from Dallas Theological Seminary. He is the author of Raise Up a Child and Crucible: The Choices that Change Your Life Forever. Phil also serves as one of the teaching pastors in his home church, The Bridge, in Lawrenceville, Georgia. Phil and his wife, Ellen, have two grown children.
July 7 - July 13, 2024Register Now
Mr. Chris Katulka
Assistant Director of North American Ministries, Friends of Israel, Bellmawr, NJ. Host of “The Friends of Israel Today” radio program, Bible teacher, and writer for Israel My Glory magazine
July 14 - July 20, 2024Register Now
DR. RAY PRITCHARD
Dr. Ray Pritchard serves as president of Keep Believing Ministries. He ministers extensively across the United States and in South Korea, Ukraine, Uganda, Kenya, China, and the Philippines. He has written 31 books, including Stealth Attack, The Healing Power of Forgiveness, and An Anchor for the Soul. For 26 years, he pastored churches in Los Angeles, Dallas and Chicago. He is currently the co-host of Today’s Issues on American Family Radio.
He has been married to Marlene for 49 years. They have three adult sons and eleven grandchildren. Dr. Pritchard’s hobbies include biking, research, and anything related to the Civil War. He recently hit the 50,000-mile mark on his bicycle riding.
July 21 - July 27, 2024Register Now
Erwin W. Lutzer is Pastor Emeritus of The Moody Church where he served as the Senior Pastor for 36 years. He earned a B.Th. from Winnipeg Bible College, a Th.M. from Dallas Theological Seminary, a M.A. in Philosophy from Loyola University, and an honorary LL.D. from the Simon Greenleaf School of Law.
A clear expositor of the Bible, he is the featured speaker on three radio programs that are heard on more than 1,000 outlets in the United States around the world. Rev. Lutzer is also an award-winning author of numerous books, including: No Reason to Hide; We Will Not Be Silenced; Pandemics, Plagues, and Natural Disasters; The Church in Babylon; Rescuing the Gospel; He Will Be the Preacher; The Cross in the Shadow of the Crescent; One Minute After You Die; When A Nation Forgets God; and Christian Bookseller’s Gold Medallion Award winner, Hitler’s Cross. He and his wife Rebecca have co-written the books, Life-Changing Bible Verses You Should Know, and Jesus, Lover of a Woman’s Soul.
Rev. Lutzer’s speaking engagements include Bible conferences and seminars worldwide. He has also led tours to Israel and the cities of the Protestant Reformation in Europe. He and Rebecca live in the Chicago area; they have three grown children and eight grandchildren.
July 28 - August 3, 2024Register Now
Phil has served as the teaching pastor of Fellowship Bible Church in New Jersey for more than 20 years. Besides his church responsibilities, he is also an adjunct professor at Word of Life New York, Germany and Hungary. He is the founder and author of Biblical Strategies. Phil and his wife, Kym, have 4 children and a son-in-law.
August 4 - August 10, 2024Register Now
Dr. Mark L. Bailey came to Dallas Theological Seminary in 1985 as a professor in the Bible Exposition department. In 1997 he was appointed as vice president for Academic Affairs and Academic Dean. In 1999, he was appointed to the role of Provost. In March 2001, Dr. Bailey was named as the Seminary’s fifth president in its 96-year history. After nineteen years as president, he transitioned to the role of chancellor in July 2020.
For over 40 years, his career passions have been theological education and pastoral ministry. He pastored in various churches in Arizona and Texas and has also led numerous tours to Israel and the Middle East. His board service includes Bible Study Fellowship, Walk Thru the Bible Ministries, Word of Life, International Alliance for Christian Education, and Steve Green Ministries.
August 11 - August 16, 2024Register Now
DR. JOHN BARNETT
Dr. John Barnett is a seminary professor whose teaching on Scripture, church history, and global cultures continues to encourage believers worldwide. He studied at Michigan State University, Bob Jones University (B.S., B.A., M.A., M. Div.), The Master’s Seminary (faculty and Th. M. work), Dallas Theological Seminary (Dr. of Biblical Ministry), and L’Abri Fellowship.
John has served various congregations during his 30-plus years of ministry. He was an Associate Pastor to Dr. John MacArthur at Grace Community Church for five years overseeing the Shepherding Ministries. He has also served on the faculty of the Master’s College & Seminary. During graduate school, John served as the Assistant Dean of Men at Bob Jones University.
John is passionate about the teaching the Word of God around the world. Since 1978, in conjunction with Land of the Book Tours, John has led dozens of study tours, retreats, and pilgrimages on five continents. His organization called Discover the Book Ministry provides online access to his audio, video, and text studies free of charge. He also has a daily radio program featured on a growing number of stations in the United States, Europe, and the Caribbean.
As a home educating family, John and his wife Bonnie are dedicated to teaching children and teens with enthusiasm and love.
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