Al Mohler serves as president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He has been recognized by influential publications as a leader among American evangelicals, with Time calling him the “reigning intellectual of the evangelical movement in the U.S.” In addition to his presidential duties, Dr. Mohler hosts two programs: “The Briefing,” a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview; and “Thinking in Public,” a series of conversations with the day’s leading thinkers. He also writes a popular blog on his website, albertmohler.com. Called “an articulate voice for conservative Christianity at large” by The Chicago Tribune, Dr. Mohler’s mission is to address contemporary issues from a consistent and explicit Christian worldview. He and his wife, Mary, have two children.
Rick Holland is the senior pastor of Mission Road Bible Church in Prairie Village, Kansas. He previously spent 25 years on staff at Grace Community Church in Sun Valley, CA. While at Grace Church he pastored the college and singles ministry and served as the executive pastor under Dr. John MacArthur. Rick is the author of Uneclipsing the Son and has contributed to other books and theological journals. He regularly teaches at The Master’s Seminary and is on faculty of The Expositor’s Seminary. He is a graduate of the University of Tennessee, Chattanooga (B.S.), The Master's Seminary (M.Div.), and The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (D.Min.). He and his wife, Kim, have three sons.
R.W. Glenn is the Pastor of Preaching and Vision at Redeemer Bible Church in Minnetonka, MN. He grew up in Brick, NJ and studied at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, and Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia, PA. Before coming to Redeemer in 2002, he served for seven years as the Associate Pastor of Preaching at Calvary Baptist Church in East Millstone, NJ. He is the author of various evangelistic and theological audio and video resources with Wretched Radio and Television, as well as the books Modest: Men and Women Clothed in the Gospel written with Tim Challies, and Crucifying Morality: The Gospel of the Beatitudes. Bob and his wife, Gayle, have been married since 1995 and have two sons and two daughters.
Randy Smith has served as the senior pastor of Grace Tabernacle in Allenwood, NJ since 2001. He graduated from Illinois State University and has master's degrees from Chicago State University and Wheaton College. Randy and his wife, Julie, have four children
Our 2013 breakout seminar speakers:
Ed & Anna Moore
Rick & Kim Holland