I became a Christian as a graduate student studying biochemistry. The cell's complexity, elegance, and sophistication coupled with the inadequacy of evolutionary scenarios to account for life's origin compelled me to conclude that life must stem from a Creator. Reading through the Sermon on the Mount convinced me that Jesus was who Christians claimed Him to be Lord and Savior. Still, evangelism wasn't important to me - until my father died. His death helped me appreciate how vital evangelism…
Jesse is the Senior Pastor at Sebastopol Christian Church in Northern California. After playing professional soccer in Scotland and Zimbabwe, God redirected him into ministry. Jesse graduated from Dartmouth College with a B.A. in Psychology, and also holds a Masters Degree in Theology from Dallas Theological Seminary. He has written “Rooted in Grace” and recently “A New Season”. Jesse and his wife Laurie have three children.
Ben LaCorte is the founding director of WordTrax and Heroes of the Cross.He has a passion to train believers in how to understand and defend their faith in Christ. Ben holds advanced degrees in Business and Biblical Literature – and is currently studying Christian Apologetics. He teaches apologetics at the high school, college, and adult levels through his local church.
Lee Laaveg, pastor of Faith Lutheran Church in Spencer, Iowa,joined the staff of Christian Crusaders in 2015 as associate speaker. An alumni of Augustana College, Lee graduated from Luther Seminary in St. Paul, Minnesota. His passion is to help people discover grace through a relationship with Jesus Christ. Lee and his wife Denise have four children and four grandchildren.
Rex Morgan, productor-anfitrión de La Voz Alegre de World Christian Broadcasting, ha trabajado en las misiones por más de tres décadas. Desde la primitiva Papúa Nueva Guinea hasta el húmedo sur de la Florida, y más allá, su objetivo ha sido encontrarse con la gente en su realidad actual con la esperanza de Jesús. @ twr360.org
Speaker, author and Bible teacher, Dr. Harold Sala founded Guidelines in 1963. Pioneering the five-minute commentary in Christian radio, the Guidelines Commentary on Living is broadcast in 49 of the 50 states and around the world over in a variety of languages.
Born and educated in Scotland, Brian worked as a government scientist until God called him into full-time Christian ministry. His voice has been heard on Search For Truth for over 30 years, during which time he has been an itinerant Bible teacher throughout the UK and Canada. His work outside the UK of an evangelical and missionary nature is primarily in Belgium and The Philippines. He is married to Rosemary, with a son and daughter. @ twr360.org
Steve Kramer, senior pastor of Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church in Afton, Minnesota, delivers most of our sermons. He joined Christian Crusaders in 2005. Steve’s mission is to tell as many people as he can about Jesus. After graduating from Luther College in Decorah, Iowa, he attended Luther Seminary in St. Paul, Minnesota. Steve and his wife, Julie, have two adult children and one grandson.
Barbara’s reason for public ministry is to express the truths, faith, and joy God has given her as she continues to strive to know Him more fully. Her goal in sharing is that the listener may be able to experience with her the blessing she receives, as she offers up a sacrifice of praise to the One who loved her and cared enough to die for her…the Lord Jesus Christ! @ twr360.org