Emory is a fourth generation preacher raised in a pastor’s home and received Christ at ten years old. He received the call to preach at fourteen years old and has traveled the world preaching on five continents to thousands of young people and adults. Emory has been married for twenty-seven years with two children and one grandchild. He has been involved in Christian education as a student, principal, administrator, and pastor for 40 years. He currently pastors Golden Mountain Ministries in Sparta, Tennessee. Emory & Loel have a heart for Christian Education and for the people of the world. They have many years of established ministry around the world and at home.
Adam was raised in a Christian home as a pastor’s kid and accepted Christ at an early age. He has three earned degrees in Christian Education, Theology and Leadership. Adam has served as a Christian educator and administrator as well as a pastor for over two decades. He is an author and serves as an adjunct professor of the Bible. He is dedicated to making disciples and building godly character. He currently serves as the principal of ViewPoint Christian Academy in Southbridge, Massachusetts. He and his wife, Joni, have been blessed with five children and together they seek to serve the Lord as a family.
Bruce was raised in the suburbs of Houston, Texas by his Godly mother. She instilled the principles of God’s word which include hard work, caring for others and serving God. Bruce is married and has five children and five grandchildren. He has been involved in Christian education for over 25 years in a variety of capacities including administrator, principal, teacher and coach. He has been involved and led student conferences for many years and worked actively in athletics of many international conference events. He presently lives in Anna, Texas and is a commercial real estate broker and also serves on the board at Van Alstyne Christian Church in Van Alstyne, Texas and the Economic Development Board for the City of Anna, Texas.
John-Ross has been involved with Christian education since 2nd grade, thanks to his parents catching the vision early, and starting their first Christian school in 1977. That vision gradually changed to helping parents homeschool, which is why John-Ross graduated high school as a homeschooler. He then went on to earn a Bachelor’s Degree in Bible, Christian Education, and Communications. He and his wife, Cara, have homeschooled their four children, of which two are studying violin performance and graphic arts at a Christian college. John-Ross was blessed with the ministry of music and has led worship in venues ranging from a home church to student conventions with 5000+ attendees. John-Ross has also trained and serviced Christian schools around the world in their implementation of Christian, computer-based instruction for 15+ years. He currently owns and operates a rental vacation property in southwest Michigan and flips houses as a family business.