Evangelist – Jeff Baxter –

Jeff is a passionate student of the Bible and loves helping others grow in their faith so they can live on mission for Jesus.  He am married toLaurie and has three wonderful children, Lillian, Levi and Lara. They live in sunny Colorado where He serves on staff at Mission Hills Church as the Next Gen Pastor.  When  not involved in his local church, he leads tours with Laurie to Israel, writes, teaches at a local Christian college and spends time with friends and family at a coffee shop.

As a lifelong learner, Jeff has received degrees from Hope College (BA in Education), Columbia International University (MDiv in Pastoral Leadership) and Fuller Theological Seminary (DMin in Youth, Family, Culture and Theology).

 

 

 


Evangelist – Darius Salter

Darius is a graduate of Kentucky Mountain Bible College, Asbury College, and Asbury Theological Seminary. He completed the Ph. D. at Drew University and taught seminary for 24 years. He pastored for 12 years, and has preached on 6 continents. Dr. Salter served as Executive Director of the Christian Holiness Association, an inter-denominational fellowship consisting of many denominations, colleges and universities, and mission organizations. He is an ordained Elder in the Church of the Nazarene.

 

 

 

 


Final Weekend  Friday – Sunday

Stan Key speaks frequently in churches, conferences, retreats, and camps both here in the U.S. and abroad.

Stan’s education includes an M.Div. degree from Asbury Theological Seminary and a Th.M. degree in Missions from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. He has completed additional graduate work at Asbury Theological Seminary in the E. Stanley Jones School of World Missions and at the Faculté Libre de Théologie Evangélique in Vaux-sur-Seine, France.

After serving churches in Virginia, Kentucky, and Illinois, Stan and his family served for ten years as church-planting missionaries in the suburbs of Paris, France. From 1994–2012, Stan was the senior pastor of Loudonville Community Church in Albany, NY. Stan joined the staff of the Francis Asbury Society in 2013 and was named president a year later. He serves as editor of The High Calling newsletter and authored The Last Word (Warner Press, 2015), a study on the book of Revelation, Marriage Matters (Francis Asbury Press, 2017), and Jeremiah: Fire in the Bones (Warner Press, 2017). Stan also serves as the spiritual dean for the Pan-African Academy of Christian Surgeons (PAACS) and is a member of the boards of One Mission Society and Sammy Tippit Ministries.

Raised in Georgia, the son of a Methodist preacher, Stan came into a personal relationship with Jesus Christ while he was a student at Asbury College. It was there he met Katy, to whom he has been married since 1977. They have three children and six grandchildren.

 


Weekday Morning Speakers

Monday and Tuesday – Lynda Gephart – Harrisburg Brethren in Christ

Lynda joined the staff of the Harrisburg Brethren in Christ Church in July 2005. Prior to coming to HBIC, she served at Grantham BIC Church and at Carlisle BIC Church. Lynda considers it a privilege and joy to serve at HBIC and especially loves the diversity of the church.

Lynda is a graduate of Eastern University in St. Davids, Pennsylvania. She has been serving in the Brethren In Christ Church since 1983 and was ordained by the Brethren in Christ Church in 1998.

Lynda grew up a few miles north of Boston. Lynda and her husband, Craig, have two young adult sons, Ryan and Corey, and their family lives in Grantham. In her free time, Lynda enjoys visiting with family and friends, cooking, reading, and walking their dog, Marty.

 

 


Wednesday Morning – Brandon Horton – Pastor – Spring Hope BIC

We are excited to have Brandon as a morning speaker.  He has been pastoring Spring Hope for a few years and has a passion to bring people to Christ.

 

His wife Martha and their kids work together to let the light of Jesus shine in all they do.

 

 


Thursday and Friday – Bishop Heather Beatty

A lifelong member of the BIC, Heather grew up in the Ashland BIC congregation (Ashland, Ohio). Located near Ashland Theological Seminary – a popular seminary among BIC pastors – she was exposed early on to influential BIC thought leaders. She later attended Messiah College (now Messiah University) where she double majored in Elementary and Spanish Education. She is also a graduate of the BIC U.S. Directed Study Program.

Over the past twenty years of ministry, Heather has served in congregations across the U.S. She was the children’s director at Zion BIC Church in Abilene, Kans. and the pastor of family ministries at Solid Ground BIC Church in Alta Loma, Calif. She was first licensed as a BIC U.S. minister in 2017 and was ordained in May, 2021.

 

For her complete bio, click on this link.


Teen Camp Speaker:  Zach Salazar

Zach is passionate about helping others know God in a deeper way and being known by God in a deeper way. He has spoken across the country to kids, teens, and adults at various camps, retreats, and concerts. He and his wife, Melissa, live in south central Pennsylvania with their two sons, Diego and Cortez. He is on staff at The Meeting House as the Family Life Pastor. He loves to bond with people over board games, coffee, and gummy bears.

In his academic studies, Zach has received degrees from Bethel College, IN (B.A. Christian Ministries, B.A. Biblical Studies, Masters of Ministry) and Bethel University, IN (Masters of Arts in Theological Studies).

 

 



Jr. High Speaker(s) -Allan Robinson/Dwight Gehman

Allen is a graduate of Antietam Bible College with and Associate’s Degree in Pastoral Studies and a Bachelor of Science in Pastoral Ministries.

Allen and his wife Beth began working with youth groups together at the Grace Brethren Church in Waldorf, MD in 2000. In 2002, Allen and Beth served as missionaries in Greencastle, PA at Joy-EL Ministries with Camp Joy-EL. In 2005, Allen received a call to be a full time Assistant Pastor and Youth Pastor at Valley Grace in Hagerstown, MD where he served for five years.

Following God’s direction Allen was called to Brandts Church in Saint Thomas, Pennsylvania for 2 ½ years. While there he served as the Youth Pastor, Assistant Pastor, and Children’s Pastor. In 2014 God decided to bring Allen and his family to Boonsboro Bible Church where they have faithfully served ever since. Pastor Allen looks forward to every opportunity to meet and reach out to the families and those who call Boonsboro their home.

 

 

Dwight Gehman is the High School Youth Pastor at Manheim BIC …