Dr. Davis became a Christian while serving in the U. S. Air Force. He has pastored Southern Baptist churches for over 15 years and has been a full-time Evangelist since 1974. His primary ministry is church revivals and evangelistic crusades. Dr. Davis leads Financial Freedom Conferences, as well as Bible, Family Life and Soul Winning Conferences. He has also served as a member of the Executive Committee for the Southern Baptist Conservatives of Virginia.
Steve was born in 1968 and was diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy. Doctors told his parents that he would never walk, graduate from high school, or become a functional member of society. Thankfully, God had better plans for his life. Steve is founder and president of Steve Freeman Ministries. He is also serving as Staff Evangelist at Colonial Heights Baptist Church and has been in full-time evangelism since 1993. As a preacher, a singer and songwriter, he feels that God has uniquely equipped him to evangelize the lost and equip the saved.
Lanexa, VA 23089
Since 2002, Dr. Wayne Hines has been a full-time evangelist with Grace Evangelistic Ministries (GEM). More information is available on Facebook. He is a member of The Conference of Southern Baptist Evangelists. Dr. Hines pastored the same growing church for nine years. Prior to entering the ministry, he served 14 years in law enforcement — the last five as a Forensic Detective with the Richmond Bureau of Police. He has preached the Gospel in Ukraine, Philippines, India, Guatemala, Brazil, and the United States. Dr. Hines is a member of Liberty Baptist Church in Lanexa, VA.
Forest, VA 24551
Dr. Norm Pratt was saved as a result of serving in harm’s way with the US Army in Vietnam. He retired from the Air Force as a Chaplain Lt. Col. with twenty years of total service. He earned his Doctor of Ministry at Trinity Seminary in Deerfield, Illinois. He was a member of the first graduating class at LU and holds a Master of Arts degree in Counseling and a Master of Divinity from Liberty as well. He has completed the Transitional Pastor Training and is a member of the Conference of Southern Baptist Evangelists. His preaching specialties include Sunday services for Prayer Emphasis, and Military Emphasis (in uniform). He is also available for Pulpit Supply, Weekend or Traditional Revivals, and Conferences.
Dr. Rick Via is a native of Roanoke, Virginia. He is the former pastor of Rainbow Forest Baptist Church in Troutville, Virginia, where he served for 13 years prior to going into full-time evangelism. Since 1995, Rick has directed Rick Via Ministries, a ministry of evangelism that has reached around the world. He has preached the Gospel of Christ in some difficult areas including Vietnam, Cuba and Cambodia. In addition to his international ministry, Rick preaches in churches locally and around the country. He holds a Master of Divinity degree from Southwestern Seminary and an honorary Doctorate of Theology from Mid-Atlantic Bible College.
Jimmy Davis is a full-time itinerate evangelist who’s speaking and music has taken him all over the United States as well as the Philippines, Canada, Hong Kong, and Puerto Rico. As a multi-award winning songwriter and vocal artist, (over 30 awards with CGMA, AMG, Emmy) his balanced mix of “songs, hymns, and spiritual songs” ministers to the heart with a spirit of encouragement and heartfelt love for his Savior. He’s been on stage with artists like Paul Overstreet, Point of Grace, Brian Free and Assurance, and many others. He also does contract work with Franklin and Will Graham in their Festivals and Celebrations. He’s part of a team that prepares a city for the upcoming event through training, teaching and mobilization. He and his wife, Susan, were married in 1987. The Lord has blessed them with 7 children. He pastored at Lighthouse Baptist Church in Christiansburg, VA for 17 years until 2003, when they answered the call to full-time evangelism.