Joe McGee, author and national conference speaker, has invested the past 30 years training people from all walks of life in family, marriage, and parenting relationships.
His practical, down-to-earth teaching is delivered in a direct, rubber-meets-the-road style that is also filled with humorous illustrations pulled from his own life experience as a husband of 45 years and having raised six children.
Joe presents some of the most entertaining yet practical teaching about family available today through teaching materials, Faith for Families seminars, and his new radio outreach, Fighting for Families with Joe McGee.
His insights into relationships will reveal scriptural principles and common sense applications that will powerfully change your marriage, your family, and your life.
Joe and his family, who work alongside him, live in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Learn more at joemcgeeministries.com.
Fred Brothers, Teacher / Itinerate Minister / International Speaker: Fred Brothers is a Colorado native with a lifelong devotion to Oklahoma. As a sought-after teacher and Bible College Instructor, Fred has a strong prophetic voice of inspirational teaching and preaching of the Word. With a unique anointing to rightly divide the scriptures, he brings clarity and simplicity to the revealed Word of God. He’s been lovingly referred to as “The MacGyver of the Scriptures.”
As the son-in-law of well-known ministers and leaders Buddy and Pat Harrison, Fred has been a vital part of the Hagin-Harrison legacy of ministers and the Word of Faith. He has joyously fulfilled the roles of Crusade Director for Kenneth E. Hagin Ministries, Dean of Rhema Bible Training College, International Director and Instructor of Rev. Ray McCauley’s South Africa Bible School, senior pastor and currently, a full-time instructor for Harrison Christian University College of Theology. He is a graduate of Texas Southwestern A/G College holding a B.S. in Christian Missions.
“Cookie and I have a strong call to reach people, restore lives and release purpose in the lives of those reaching out for fresh direction.” Fred and his wife Cookie serve an army of pastors, ministers, and leaders around the world, through the international office of Faith Christian Fellowship (FCF). Together, they uniquely minister in tongues and interpretation through the gifts of the Spirit.
Fred and Cookie have been married for thirty-six years. They have two grown children, JD and wife Ally, Whitney and husband Zack, and adored grandsons, Hugo and Theo.
Rev. Dr. James Tan is a visionary leader. With a clear biblical understanding, he reveals God’s goodness for the new generation of believers.
As founder and president of the Covenant Fellowship of Ministries International (CFMI), an interdenominational service association, Dr. James Tan builds new leaders. Through CFMI’s international outreach, he advises and oversees a growing number of churches and ministries. In addition to planting and building churches, CFMI also coordinates various humanitarian outreach activities.
In 2010, Dr. James Tan founded Covenant Life Community Jakarta (CLC Jakarta) with the mandate of “Reaching the Nation, Raising Boys and Girls, Realizing Goals.” In 2014, Covenant Life Community Jakarta becomes Covenant Life Church Jakarta, located in Setiabudi area, South Jakarta. Recognizing the believers’ need for the intake of God’s Word and the Holy Spirit in the local church, CLC Jakarta emphasizes “living theology.”
Dr. James Tan holds Doctor of Ministry degrees from the Wagner Leadership Institute (Pasadena, California, USA), and Doctor of Divinity from International Seminary (Plymouth, Florida, USA).
With his wife, Pastor Deborah Tan, he has two sons, Ethan and Tristan.
Pastor Billy Joe Watts is a former instructor of Rhema Bible Training College and Associate Pastor at the 7000 member Rhema Bible Church in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma.
Pastor Billy Joe and his wife Theresa pastor The Rock Church in Tulsa, Oklahoma. They have hosted the “Hour of Healing” for Richard and Lindsey Roberts and have made several guest appearances on “Make Your Day Count.” They have also hosted and appeared on channel 17, a TBN affiliate station in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
With over 22 years of ministerial experience, Pastor Billy Joe is the founder and president of Billy Joe Watts Ministries, and Motivational Minutes, Inc., a company specializing in self-help, corporate and personal development. Billy Joe holds a B.A. degree in Communications with a minor in Marketing from Prairie View A & M University, and is also a 1988 graduate of Rhema Bible Training College. He and Theresa have three children.
Pastor Happy Caldwell is the founder and Pastor Emeritus of Agape Church in Little Rock, Arkansas. He is also the founder and president of VTN (Victory Television Network) with a four-state outreach. Through his own daily program, Arkansas Alive, and Sunday program, Happy Caldwell, Happy presents the Word in profound simplicity, making the character of God a revelation to those who hear. His ministry is known for instilling Christian principles in strategic leadership.
In 1979, the Lord spoke to him to build a spiritual production center to deliver the Gospel throughout the city, state, nation, and world. Today, Pastor Caldwell travels worldwide preaching the Word of God. He is also a successful author, and together with his wife, Jeanne, has recorded several Gospel music albums. Pastor Caldwell has an honorary Doctor of Divinity degree from Oral Roberts University and is a recipient of the Peter J. Daniel’s Achievement Award. Visit the author’s website at: www.agape-church.org.
Rev. Jon Coats is the senior pastor of Father’s House Church in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Jon has served in a full-time ministerial capacity since 2005. For almost seven years, he served at Father’s House Church as youth/college pastor where he focused his energies on discipleship and training the next generation to lead God-centered lives. His experience in youth ministry led him to step into a national role as the Youth Coordinator for Faith Christian Fellowship Int’l where he helped to establish a national strategy to raise up the next generation through helping churches disciple students and train leaders. In that role, he also helped develop camps, conferences, coaching, and consulting venues, and traveled extensively in the U.S. and even to Central America in establishing the FCF Youth Network. He also helped to develop an internship program that trains college-age students for effective living and leadership where students now serve in various areas of leadership in more than seven states. Based on his experiences he has written two books, The Missing Link, and a teen devotional entitled Worth Dying For, and a small-group curriculum that empowers leaders of small churches to start youth ministries entitled, Youth Pastor In A Box. Now, as a senior pastor, Jon’s passion is to raise up every generation to take their place and impact their world through a process of relationship, discipleship, and leadership.
He has been married to his wife Joy for fourteen years, and are raising their two children and niece.
Go Deep Ministries was founded by Michael and Sherrie Howell in 1999. It has always been their desire through their music and lives, to see others move beyond just knowing “about God” to truly knowing Him. Their message is one of hope and faith in God’s unfailing love. Their songs are anthems of Jesus’ complete work of redemption and the abundant life that is waiting for all who will receive God’s free gift of grace.
From 1999 to 2010 Michael & Sherrie traveled under the band name “Go Deep.” With their two young children in tow and band mates they traveled the U.S. leading worship for churches, conferences, camps and retreats. They were on the road sharing the stage with some great Christian artists including Chris Tomlin, David Crowder, Switchfoot, Matthew West and others.
Michael and Sherrie now travel and record music under their names as well as the “family” band name “HOWELL.” They often share the Word of God in a “storyteller” fashion in a concert/worship night setting. The Word and worship work together in a prophetic/spirit led flow that brings comfort, healing and an overwhelming sense of God’s love and grace. Michael often ministers in churches as a “guest” worship leader and also leads worship for Kenneth Copeland Ministries at conferences around the world.
JP Jones wears many hats. Among them are graphic designing, web designing, social media marketing, teaching, book publishing and writing. The author of “Market Yourself: A Beginner’s Guide to Social Media“, “31 Days of Marketing” and her newest series, “ABCs for Entrepreneurs“, JP is the owner of Paige1Media & Paige1Publishing, a graphic design firm and publishing company that work with domestic and international clients on projects ranging from basic logo development to magazine and book design.
She is also the co-founder of Collipsis Web Solutions, LLC. which handles Web Design and Development for clients around the world. Jones has also served as an adjunct instructor at Oral Roberts University, teaching classes for the Communications Department.
Jones has had the honor of winning over 250 awards for her design and promotions work over the years. Jones has been designing professionally for over 12 years and immerses herself in the current trends and technologies emerging in the industry. Staying on top of technology is her job. Teaching it to others is her passion.
Pastor Virgil Stokes and his wife Judy pioneered FCF of Tucson in 2004. He has previously served as a pastor in Oklahoma, New York, and Arizona. In 1981, he founded Abundant Heart Ministries, and have been involved in training pastors and church leaders at home and abroad ever since. Beginning in 1988, Faith Ministry Training Institute has been “training regular people for remarkable things.” FMTI is currently active in Tucson and many other places. Pastor Virgil’s ministry is marked by a commitment to the truth of the Word of God and the power of the Spirit.
Pastor Virgil is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma. Both he and Judy are graduates of Rhema Bible Training College. Since 2000, Virgil has served in various leadership positions for Faith Christian Fellowship International. As a prolific writer, he has authored several books as well as curriculum material for Faith Ministry Training Institute.
Rev. Laura Bronson has over 20 years of experience working in the corporate world as both a mid-level and upper level executive. She is currently the Campus Administrator for HCU, and the Church Administrator for Father’s House Church. She holds an MBA and has taught university-level business courses for many years. She is a Rhema Bible Training College graduate and is an ordained minister with Faith Christian Fellowship International.
Gary Shotton is the owner of Auto-Turn Manufacturing in Broken Arrow, OK. Auto-Turn is a machine shop with 65+ employees specializing in “close tolerance” machining primarily for the oil industry.
Gary Shotton is also the founder of “Inspiring Better Business” (www.IBBTalks.com). IBB Talks is a free resource with video and audio teachings for business people around the globe that want to start, grow, and excel in their businesses. As an astute businessman, Gary is passionate about helping others in the business world achieve maximum profits. He has a keen interest in international business as well, having founded Global Business Success Foundation. GBSF is focused on mobilizing Christian businesspeople to use their business skills to mentor businesspeople in under-developed nations. Read more about this non-profit ministry at www.BusinessMissionTrips.org.
Pastor Lonnie Hilton has over 45 years of ministry experience serving as a pastor, traveling minister, and as the FCF National Director. As the FCF Nat’l Director for almost 24 years, Rev. Lonnie travels extensively, visiting ministers and churches across the United States. In addition, he has brought God’s Word to 22 countries around the world. Raised on a farm, Rev. Lonnie knows the value of hard work and what it takes to be successful in ministry.
Rev. Mark Moder is the Senior Pastor of Berean Fellowship Church in Pittsburgh, PA. The church was founded in 1986 by he and his wife, Stephanie, and recently celebrated its 30th anniversary. Mark is ordained through Faith Christian Fellowship International of Tulsa, OK and is a graduate of Rhema Bible Training College in Tulsa.
His desire is to raise up strong, balanced Christians who are active in their local church, fulfilling their part of the Great Commission. His passion is to see true New Testament revival come to the United States. Besides pastoring, his calling to teach God’s Word has taken him many times to the regions of Europe, Africa, Asia and Central America. He loves teaching the Scriptures, especially to Bible school students. He and Stephanie have a 60 minute TV broadcast called Overflow that is seen several times weekly in the greater Pittsburgh area and beyond.
With a desire to help pastors and ministers, he is a Relational Representative with Faith Christian Fellowship International. He and Stephanie are the Host Pastors for powerful Healing Crusades that are held several times yearly at Berean by Pastor Billy Burke of World Outreach in Tampa, FL.
Mark and Stephanie have three great children.
Ingrid Williams is a seasoned communications professional who became an “accidental writer” with an eclectic background in ministry, marketing, the arts, publishing, and beyond. Adventures from broadcast to board room have led her to national and international work with words and imagery. Always one to be fueled by a sense of purpose, Ingrid has become a creative resource for nonprofits and those who change the world.
Ingrid’s history includes a full array of experience writing for organizations, businesses, and ministries since 1988. Her God-given gift for public relations and crisis communications has brought her to the table for national nonprofits with sensitive issues. She has worked behind the scenes navigating news for nonprofits from local to national spectrums including the White House, national news, and notable celebrities. Ingrid currently serves as a writer for Kenneth Hagin Ministries.
Rev. Ernie Beers is the senior pastor of New Life Christian Fellowship in Wilmington, Delaware, and the National Representative for Faith Christian Fellowship. In addition, he is a Lead Coach and helps to oversee FCF’s Coaching Ministry. Ernie received a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Delaware, completed two years of study at Rhema Bible Training College, received his Leadership Practices Inventory Certification, and is currently pursuing Life Coach Certification. Ernie enjoys helping people grow and tap into the potential that God has placed in them. Ernie and his wife, Kathy, planted New Life in 1980. They have three children and six grandchildren.
Attorney Wesley Carter is a shareholder at Winters & King and a valued member of its extensive practice in nonprofit organization and business law. Mr. Carter also heads the firm’s intellectual property practice and handles a wide range of trademark and copyright matters. He has had multiple articles published on the subject in a variety of mediums. He frequently lectures at religious conferences and teaches legal courses at seminaries and missions schools. He, along with the rest of the Winters & King team, represents and advises numerous highly respected churches, ministries, charities and other organizations across the United States. Mr. Carter handles a wide range of legal issues for businesses, including contracts, trademark issues, employment law and Internet law.
Attorney Wesley Carter has had an academic and professional career marked by excellence and success. As a law student, he received numerous accolades for academic excellence, served as an editor of the Tulsa Law Review and worked on the Felony Team at the Tulsa County District Attorney’s Office. He graduated with honors from the University of Tulsa College of Law before being admitted to the Oklahoma bar.
Rev. Terry Mathews served as senior pastor in Albuquerque, New Mexico for over 32 years. He now travels extensively, speaking in churches, conferences, and even travels to overseas venues to share God’s Word. The Lord has anointed Mathews as an apostolic psalmist. He carries with him a refreshing Word that speaks of the healing power, love, and mercy of God. He also served in leadership with FCF International for over 25 years. Mathews stated, “The instruction on new creation realities will absolutely transform our lives and focus. In Christ, we are made full and come to the fullness of life. Knowing our identity in Him will change everything.” See www.terrymathews.org for more information.
Jim Maxson MBA, PMP: Traveling extensively in support of the body of Christ around the United States and the world, Jim is dedicated to assisting today’s Christian leaders in expanding the anointing and influence of the call of God upon their lives, families, and ministries.
With a Master’s Degree in Business Administration and biblical training through Faith Bible College and Rhema Bible Training College, Jim’s 30 plus years of technical and pedagogical experience is well suited in applying and utilizing contemporary technology to increase the influence of today’s biblical leaders.
Pastor Paul Cooper is the Lead Pastor of Encounter Church in Tulsa, OK. He has a heart to reach the lost and equip the found through an authentic Encounter with God. The heartbeat of Encounter Church is to reach the city of Tulsa and beyond with the dynamic, relevant, and powerful love of Jesus. His vision is to see everyone know Jesus, who they are in Him, grow in their relationship with Him, and share that encounter with others. He is a dynamic minister with applicable and relevant teaching which, not only impacts but equips others to live and demonstrate their life-giving relationship with Jesus to the world.
Rev. Dr. Ray Wilson is dedicated to helping the body of Christ fulfill the Great Commission through inspiration, information, and education. He has served in full and part-time ministry for over 28 years. Dr. Wilson is a graduate of Mercer County Community College, Rhema Bible Training College, Wisdom University, and Southwestern Christian University. As a teacher, author, former pastor and missionary, he serves as the Dean of Academic Affairs at Harrison Christian University and brings a wealth of passion and experience to any subject he teaches.
Rev. Candas Jackson has been a healing minister and prayer leader at the Rhema Prayer & Healing Center for the last 16 years. She is a graduate of Rhema Bible Training College and is ordained with Faith Christian Fellowship Int’l. She is the daughter of Buddy and Pat Harrison, founders of FCF Int’l and HCU.
Pastor John Smith have served as an associate pastor at FCF of Tucson for many years. He oversees numerous administrative duties as well as ministers the Word of God with power and accuracy at FCF and abroad. His love for people and passion for excellence shine through in all he does. He is a graduate of Indiana State University and Faith Ministry Training Institute.