Roger Fankhauser worked as a chemical engineer for 13 years before attending Phoenix Seminary. He received his M.Div. in 1995 and Doctor of Ministry in 2006. His research topic was "Sexual Purity For Non-Addicted Christian Men." He served as Senior Pastor of Shreveport Bible Church (Louisiana) for 11 years and for the last seven years, has served as Senior Pastor of Burleson Bible Church (Texas). Roger travels internationally helping equip church leaders. His "favorite" topic to teach these leaders is Bible Study Methods. Roger is the president of the Free Grace Alliance. He has been married nearly 40 years, has three children (five, including spouses), seven grandchildren and, with his wife, has served as a foster parent for several children. Both in ministry and life, Roger is committed to the message and practice of grace!
Pastor Jeremy Vance is a native of Wisconsin; Pastor Jeremy received his B.A. in Religion at Northwestern College in Iowa, and went on to earn his M.Div. from Phoenix Seminary. Jeremy has served as a full-time pastor since 1994 and is currently the Senior Pastor of Faith Church in Manitowoc, Wisconsin. He was ordained in the Evangelical Free Church of America in 2006. He and his wife Jill have four children. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, being outdoors, golfing, camping and fishing. He also loves to draw, paint and write. Jeremy has written two books published by Grace Theology Press, Companions With Christ and his most recent publication, John, Jesus & Me.
Christopher Cone serves as President of Calvary University (www.calvary.edu) and is the author and general editor of more than a dozen books. In addition to his many other degrees, Chris has earned two Ph.D degrees (Trinity School of Theology, University of North Texas). He previously served in executive and faculty roles at Southern California Seminary and Tyndale Theological Seminary and Biblical Institute (as president and professor), and in pastoral roles at Tyndale Bible Church and San Diego Fellowship of the Bible. He also has held teaching positions at the University of North Texas, North Central Texas College, and Southern Bible Institute. His articles can be read at
Pastor Scot Pollok is Senior/Lead Pastor of Faith Bible Church in The Woodlands, Texas. He grew up in a tiny little town in South Texas called Falls City, population 474. He began serving God during his college years at Texas A&M University in student ministry. After graduating from college he served as a Senior High Student pastor for five years. He went on to graduate from Dallas Seminary with a Masters in Theology from the New Testament Department in May of 2009. During his training at DTS Scot was mentored by the Senior Pastor of Faith Bible Church, Dr. Dave Anderson, as he served as Teaching Pastor under him. Shortly after Dr. Anderson retired Scot was asked by the elders to join the Leadership Team of Faith Bible Church as Lead co-pastor. In January of 2013 he bace the Senior/Lead Pastor. Scot and his wife Liza, have two children, Andrew and Isabel (Izzy).
Grant Hawley is director of Bold Grace Ministries and pastor of sister house churches called Bold Grace Fellowship. He is also author of The Guts of Grace and Dispensationalism and Free Grace: Intimately Linked and editor of 21 Tough Questions about Grace and Free Grace Theology: 5 Ways It Magnifies the Gospel, and is a member of the Council on Dispensational Hermeneutics. He lives with his wife, Tamara, and his son Rock, in Allen, TX.
Pastor Mark Fontecchio and his family feel blessed to call Wasilla, Alaska their home. Mark is an avid student of the Word of God, first entering the ministry full-time in 1997. Mark's passion is helping believers grow in the grace and knowledge of Jesus Christ (2 Peter 3:18). His verse by verse teaching through the Bible has ministered to people around the world through his podcast and writing ministry. Mark and his wife Angie are thankful to have three wonderful children (Micah, Hannah, and Anika).