2017 Mid-America Prophecy Conference SPEAKERS
earned his Th.M. and Ph.D. from Dallas Theological Seminary. He pastored Burleson Bible Church in Texas for 19 years before transitioning to Grace Life full-time in 2005. He has served as Adjunct Professor of Biblical Studies for LeTourneau University since 1992 and is a former President of the Free Grace Alliance. He is active as a speaker for churches and conferences in the United States and abroad and has published a number of books and articles on the gospel, salvation, evangelism, and discipleship.
is the senior pastor of Victory Baptist Church in Lake Charles, LA. He has hosted a number of Prophecy Conferences at Victory Baptist featuring some of the best known Bible prophecy teachers. Dr. Dartez not only speaks on the subject of Bible prophecy at these conferences, but has also been a featured speaker at similar prophecy conferences hosted by other churches. Dr. Dartez's ability to discern Biblical truth and speak it faithfully is a hallmark of his ministry and has been a blessing to many.
By God’s grace, Daymond Duck is a graduate of the Univ. of TN in Knoxville, TN, the founder and president of Prophecy Plus Ministries, the best-selling author of a shelf full of books (three have been published in foreign languages), a member of the prestigious Pre-Trip Study Group, a conference speaker, and a writer for raptureready.com. He is a retired United Methodist pastor, has made more than 300 TV appearances and has been a member of the Baptist Church in his home town since 2006.
is the Senior Pastor and Bible Teacher at Faith Bible Church in Edmond Oklahoma. Mark is a graduate of Oklahoma State University, holding a law degree from Oklahoma City University and a Th.M. and Ph.D., both from Dallas Theological Seminary. Mark has been serving as our Pastor since October 1992.
Mark is one of today's most highly regarded experts and a prolific author on Bible prophecy and related topics, authoring numerous well researched prophecy books including The Complete Book of Bible Prophecy and Iran: The Coming Crisis.
J. B. Hixson
Director of Certificate Programs & Professor of Systematic Theology at Grace School Of Theology. He earned his Ph.D. at Baptist Bible Seminary, Th.M., Dallas Theological Seminary, and B.A., Houston Baptist University.
Dr. J. B. Hixson has more than 25 years of experience as a pastor, professor, author, and national conference speaker. An expert in the areas of soteriology and eschatology, he is the author of numerous books on the Gospel of Grace, and prophetic books including What Lies Ahead: A Biblical Overview of the End Times; and the co-editor of the book Freely By His Grace: Classical Free Grace Theology. He is a member of the Evangelical Theological Society and the Council on Dispensational Hermeneutics.
Dr. Ice is Executive Director of The Pre-Trib Research Center. He founded The Center in 1994 with Dr. Tim LaHaye to research, teach, and defend the pretribulational rapture and related Bible prophecy doctrines.
Dr. Ice has co-authored over 30 books, written hundreds of articles, and is a frequent conference speaker. He has served as a pastor for 17 years. Dr. Ice has a B.A. from Howard Payne University, a Th.M. from Dallas Theological Seminary, a Ph.D. from Tyndale Theological Seminary, and has done post-doctorial work at the University of Wales in the United Kingdom. Dr. Ice lives in Justin, TX with his wife Janice. They have three grown sons.
is author, general editor, and co-author of numerous books on Bible prophecy, hundreds of thousands of which have been sold worldwide. James is a frequent lecturer on the study of end time phenomena, and interviews often with national and international media on topics involving world issues and events as they might relate to Bible prophecy. He has appeared in major documentaries and media forums, in all media formats, in America, Europe, and Asia.
He is an active member of the PreTrib Research Center Study Group, a prophecy research think-tank founded by Dr. Tim LaHaye, the co-author of the “Left Behind” series. He is a regular participant in the annual Tulsa mid-America prophecy conference, where he speaks, and holds a Question and Answer series of sessions on current world events as they might relate to Bible prophecy.
John C. Whitcomb
is the founder and president of Whitcomb Ministries, and is credited with being one of the "Fathers of the Modern Creationist Movement." He has been a respected theologian and Bible scholar for more than 60 years, and was a seminary professor for 38 years.
Dr. and Mrs. Whitcomb have traveled around the globe sharing the hope of the Gospel through seminars, retreats, workshops, and conferences. and has impacted the Christian and Creationist community in immeasurable ways, emphasizing Biblical creationism, traditional dispensationalism, premillennial eschatology, pretribulational rapture, presuppositional apologetics, and literal-historical-grammatical interpretation.