Larry Blythe’s ministry has taken him from sea to shining sea. Having grown up – and earned his degree at Pacific Coast Baptist Bible College – Larry is currently based in Charlotte, NC, and serves as the director of Apologia Academy, sponsor of Teach Them Diligently's Four-12 Teen Track.
Davis Carmanis passionate about being a husband and father. He and the wife of his youth, Rachael, have been married since 1986. They live near Charlotte, North Carolina, where they are homeschooling their seven children.
Sally Clarkson is the mother of four wholehearted children, a conference speaker, and author of numerous books, including The Mission of Motherhood, The Ministry of Motherhood, Seasons of a Mother’s Heart, and The Mom Walk.
Dr. Ken Collier passionately and dynamically teaches the next generation about servant leadership through his minstry at The WIlds Christian Camps, as beloved conference speaker, and author of Biblical Leadership.
Todd Friel has one wife, three children, and a dog. He also has a radio and television program. Syndicated daily, "Wretched” has produced more than 1000 episodes on topics that range from marriage and family to hermeneutics (Biblical interpretation) and study of the Holy Spirit.
Dennis Gundersonis President and owner of Grace and Truth Books, a Christian publisher of more than 60 books, with a primary ministry focus of reprinting 19th century children's stories with a character building emphasis.
Since moving to America in 1987, Australian Ken Ham—president and founder of Answers in Genesis-U.S., the highly acclaimed Creation Museum (over 1.5 million visitors in four years), and visionary behind the construction of a full-size Noah’s Ark—has become one of the most in-demand Christian conference speakers and talk show guests.
Mark Hamby (M.S., M.Div., Th.M., D. Min. cand.) is founder and president of Lamplighter Ministries. There are five branches of Lamplighter in which Mark oversees: Lamplighter Publishing, Lamplighter Theatre, Lamplighter Guild, Lamplighter Life-Transforming Seminars, Lamplighter Moments Daily Radio Broadcast.
Since 1978, Rand Hummel has given his life to helping teens. His unique, humorous approach to the Word of God has been an encouragement to teens all over the eastern United States. He loves God, the Word of God, and teenagers.
Sandi Queen and her husband Keith started Queen Homeschool Supplies, Inc. in 1994. Their endeavor began at the request of a fellow homeschool support group leader who wanted Sandi to publish some of the books she'd written for her own children, so they might be available to others.
Heidi St. John knows homeschooling. With the support of her husband Jay, Heidi has instructed (or is instructing, depending on the child!) her seven children – ages 1 to 21! – all the way through high school.
Norm Wakefield and his wife Alma are homeschooling pioneers. Living in Bulverde, Texas, the Wakefields began homeschooling their four children in 1984; today, they continue to assist in the homeschooling of their 14 grandchildren.
Fresh from a state tax audit to prove that yes, they're all ours, Hal and Melanie Young, authors of the Christian Small Publishers Association 2011 Book of the Year, Raising Real Men, are parents of six real boys and two real girls.
Dr. James Stobaugh was a Merrill Fellow at Harvard University, has a B.A. from Vanderbilt, an M.A. from Rutgers, an M. Div. from Princeton Theological Seminary, and a D. Min. from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary.
Colin Gunn is a an award-winning documentary and feature filmmaker and producer. He loves sharing his passion for sharing biblical truth through film and melding of his film making profession with ministry to the glory of God.
Nearly a decade and a half ago, Pat Roy and his wife, Sandy, created the Jonathan Park Creation Adventure Series, an audio drama that is heard on more than 700 radio stations worldwide and has reached millions with the message of the Creator.
Jonathan Lewis is hailed as one of the most articulate communicators of the homeschool vision. From his youthful perspective as a home education advocate, he believes God is doing an incredible work through the ordinary parents who have chosen the path of Christian home education.
Tom Clark is a life-long teacher of Mathematics and Science with 35 years experience at all levels, from elementary through adult. Currently, he is president of VideoText Interactive, a company that specializes in bringing the textbook to life through technology.
From son of a successful NFL quarterback and politician to his own successes in professional football, business and ministry, Jeff Kemp has learned the secret and importance of moving from success to significance in Christ!
Teacher, blogger and author, Dr. R.C. Sproul, Jr. in his latest book, Economics for Everybody, brings clarity to the oft misunderstood topic of economics, its influence, and consequences to entrepreneurs, business, and the home.
Jennifer Janes' unexpected journey of faith moved her from public school teacher to homeschooler and discovering the challenges of educating a special needs child. Jennifer's compelling and encouraging story of faith in action shares wisdom borne of experience.
Dave Christiano began developing Christian Films with a message for Christ, either for evangelism or Christian living, in 1985. He has 12 films to his credit, is a Christian Film historian, and maintains a busy schedule in current projects for release in television and theaters in 2013, 2014, and beyond.
E. Ray Moore, Jr. 35 years in the ministry and military has provided a platform to advocate for Christian Education and home schooling. He serves as President of Frontline Ministries and is Director of Exodus Mandate Project...
Bringing creativity to science, Vicki Dincher makes learning the scientific method or Newton's Laws engaging and fun -- even for reluctant learners. Science doesn't have to be boring! Active learning cultivates creativity so don't be hesitant to observe, measure, investigate, or analyze-- it's what engineers and scientists do everyday!
Professional artist, sculptor, and teacher, Sharon Hofer's vision is to bring art lessons to homeschoolers. Through Creating a Masterpiece, she multiplies herself on DVD beyond the limits of location and time to instruct all age groups discover the joy of creativity
How is it possible that a struggling learner and poor speller could earn multiple degrees and become a published author? Esther loves to share her story of God's grace and the power of hope and hard work for struggling learners and their teaching parents...
Chad Miller's ministry is focused on teens and tweens and for good reason. "We are on the cusp of launching another Biblically illiterate generation of pluralistic evangelicals that are the most culturally relevant they've ever been" shares the director for Youth Evangelism and Training with the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association...
Rhea (pronounced Ray) Perry specializes in helping educators turn students into Entrepreneurs. As a homeschooling mom, Rhea started her first entrepreneurial endeavor in 2002 and discovered the secret to creating successful home-based business opportunities. She helped her own son develop his online business and become a millionaire by age 21 and she continues to mentor all ages in creating businesses that flourish—but it takes new ways of thinking!
Mike Snavely was reared in South Africa, the son of missionary parents. His father was a bush pilot for a mission hospital among the Zulu people. Growing up in an area that teemed with remarkable and diverse creatures, he had a wide variety of fascinating experiences which helped to mold his future.
Dr. Wynn has worked over thirty years as a teacher, building principal, central office administrator, national consultant, and college professor. She is founder and president of a nonprofit, the International Christian Education Foundation, which provides customized curriculum to individuals and organizations around the world.
As a CollegePlus Regional Admissions Director, Daniel Craig is excited to assist prospective students and families as they seek to apply the homeschool ideology to college education. He enjoys advising students on the various opportunities available through CollegePlus which will enable them to achieve the goals they have set.
Dr. Paul Cates has devoted the past 40 years to childhood development, education, and spiritual training. He has a B.A. in Clinical Psychology, M.A. in Reading and Learning Disabilities, and a Ph.D. in eight areas including a major in Curriculum and Instruction.