Speakers

Tim Geiger

Tim Geiger

Tim Geiger serves as President of Harvest USA. Tim did his undergrad work at the Community College of Philadelphia and earned a M.Div. degree from Westminster Theological Seminary.

A native of Philadelphia, Pa., Tim first learned of Harvest USA in 1997 after he had been struggling himself with same-sex attraction and a whole array of other addictions for about 20 years. The Lord used the ministry of Harvest USA to strongly impact Tim’s repentance and faith.

He has worked with Harvest USA since 1999: first as a volunteer, then since 2004 as a staff member. From 2007–2012, Tim founded and then led Harvest USA’s Pittsburgh Office. Tim and his wife Susan live with their daughter outside of Philadelphia.

John Street

John Street

Dr. John Street is professor and department chair for the graduate programs in Biblical Counseling at The Master’s University & Seminary in Santa Clarita, California. In addition to his ministry at TMUS, he serves as an elder and lay pastor at Grace Community Church in Sun Valley, California.

John is a second-generation pastor, giving more than 40 years to pastoral ministry. He was the founding pastor of Clearcreek Chapel in Springboro, Ohio, where he also built a strong counseling program and training center with a special emphasis in training pastors. He currently serves as the president of the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors (ACBC).

John is married to Janie, his wife of 41 years, and they have been blessed with four children and six grandchildren.

Ellen Dykas

Ellen Dykas

Ellen Dykas received her MA in Biblical Studies from Covenant Theological Seminary in 1999 and serves as the Women’s Ministry Coordinator for Harvest USA, a national ministry focused on gospel-centered discipleship and teaching regarding sexuality.

Ellen loves ministry to women and is most passionate about mentoring, teaching God’s Word and spiritually nurturing others to walk deeply with Jesus.

Jim Newcomer

Jim Newcomer

Jim has been in pastoral ministry since 1994 and has been teaching biblical counseling on both the undergraduate and graduate levels at several institutions since 2000. Currently, he is senior pastor of Calvary Baptist Church in Ypsilanti, Michigan, which hosts The Biblical Counseling Center of Southeast Michigan.

He holds a BA and MA from BJU and a DMin from Northland International University.

Sam Horn

Sam Horn

Dr. Sam Horn is the executive vice president for enrollment and ministerial advancement at BJU, and Dean of the Seminary and the School of Religion. Prior to serving at BJU, Sam was president of Central Baptist Theological Seminary and gained extensive pastoral experience at churches in Minnesota, Wisconsin, South Carolina and Tennessee.

Frequently a speaker at conferences, churches and schools around the world, Sam’s years of local church ministry and life-on-life ministry with young adults have prepared him to tackle the tough issues today’s churches are facing.

He earned a BA, MA and PhD from BJU and a DMin from The Master’s Seminary.

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