Category: About us

Seven Questions about Books, Life, and Ministry with Charlie Handren

Let’s start out by telling our readers a little about you. (Current ministry context, family, joys in life, etc.) Charles Handren is the Pastor for Preaching and Vision at Glory of Christ Fellowship in Elk River, Minnesota. His wife Kimberly (1991) is a Spanish and English as a Second Language teacher, and his daughter, Rachel (1994), is a student at the University of Minnesota. Charles enjoys reading, cycling, hiking, fishing, and traveling. He holds degrees from California Baptist University (Riverside, California) and the American Baptist Seminary of the West (Berkeley, California), and is currently a Doctor of Ministry student...

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Seven Questions about Books, Life, and Ministry with David Schrock

Let’s start out by telling our readers a little about you. (Current ministry context, family, joys in life, etc.) For the last year, I have served as the pastor of preaching and theology at Occoquan Bible Church. Our church is located twenty miles south of Washington, D.C. and named after a local river that runs into the Potomac. Until last year, my family and I lived in Indiana, where I continue to support the work of a new seminary, Indianapolis Theological Seminary. I am a board member and adjunct faculty member there. My wife and I celebrated our tenth...

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Seven Questions about Books, Life, and Ministry with Mike Boling

Let’s start out by telling our readers a little about you. (Current ministry context, family, joys in life, etc.)   I live in Belleville, IL, a suburb of St. Louis, MO with my wife Erica and daughter Alissa. I am an eight-year Navy veteran and have been employed for the past 11 years at the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) where I oversee advanced educational programs. I have a Bachelor of Science degree in Religion (Biblical Studies) from Liberty University. As far as ministry efforts are concerned, I run a personal blog (Christian Apologetics and Intelligence Ministry, http://intelmin.org) and associated...

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Seven Questions about Books, Life, and Ministry with Gaye Clark

Let’s start out by telling our readers a little about you. (Current ministry context, family, joys in life, etc.) I’m a self-described recovering Pharisee, jack of all trades, master of none. I’ve been a cardiac nurse for more than 29 years and am a part-time correspondent for WORLD magazine, a contributor here at Servants of Grace, and a regular contributor to the Gospel Coalition. I also am very involved in mercy ministry and working with victims of sex trafficking. In 2013, my 54-year-old husband was called home, leaving me and my college aged children behind. Since then I have written...

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Seven Questions about Books, Life, and Ministry with James Forbis

Let’s start out by telling our readers a little about you. (Current ministry context, family, joys in life, etc.) Hello, Readers! I am currently serving in many different roles at Ecclesia College in Springdale, Arkansas. I am a recruiter for the school. I serve primarily as the Director for the Center of Evangelism but also work with the Men’s sports teams as the Strength and Conditioning Coach. On the side, I manage the social media for Ecclesia and work with the marketing department on how to better utilize Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc. for the benefit of the students, parents,...

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