Rod Cooper is Professor of Discipleship and Leadership Development at Gordon- Conwell Theological Seminary. Dr. Cooper has held positions at Denver Seminary, Western Seminary and served as the National Education Director for Promise Keepers. He has been chaplain for both the Houston Astros and the Houston Oilers. He is also the author of Double Bind, and Journey from Isolation to Brotherhood. He and his wife live in the Charlotte area.
Pastor Patrick Vandenburgh is the senior leader at The Father’s House Church in Freeport, Illinois. Pat and his wife, Tricia, planted this church January 1, 2006. Pat has twenty-eight years of ministry experience as an evangelist, revivalist, missionary, chaplain, and pastor. Pat is the author of his autobiography, “A Knock On The Door”. Pat has ministered in many countries throughout the world, including China, Pakistan, India, and Brazil.
Jay Payleitner, Founder • Author/Speaker • Saint Charles, IL
Rev. Rick McGough, Founder/President • Local Church Apologetics • Moline IL
Kevin DeVries, Founder & President • Grace Explorations • Grand Rapids, MI
Dr. Rodney Cooper, Director • Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary • Charlotte, NC
Dr Richard Beck, Founder • A Layman's Perspective • Louisville, KY
Dr Christopher Stocklin, Founder/President • Turning The Tide Financial Ministries • St. Louis, MO
Helmut Welke, Founder & President • Quad City Creation Science Association • Bettendorf, IA
Phil DelRe, Director • Institute For Christian Apologetics • Belvidere, IL
Shane Hansen, Director • Christian Life Coaching • Ripon, WI
Patrick Vandenburg, Pastor • The Father's House • Freeport, IL
Matt Haviland, Founder/President • A Father's Walk Single Dad Ministry • Wyoming, MI
River of Life Church
3801 Blairs Ferry Rd. N.E.
Cedar Rapids, IA, 52402
Focal Point Ministries
1228 7th Avenue
Fulton, IL 61252