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Summer Camps - 2017 Speakers


2017 Speakers

Junior 1 & 2 - Pastor Charles Alber from Wyoming, Michigan
Pastor Alber has been in the ministry for over 50 years with many of those as Senior Pastor at Campus Baptist Church in Ames, IA. All of his ministry has enabled him to minister to boys and girls. He loves to work with them and to see the Holy Spirit use the Word of God to change their lives.

Junior 3 - Pastor Dan Lamgo of Corning, IA
Pastor Dan considers himself "a big kid at heart," and this, along with ministry education and pastoring, has enabled him to connect with kids of all ages. He is currently pastoring in SW Iowa at Grace Baptist in Corning, where he and wife (Kim) and two teenage children (James and Amy) have been for four years. Before that, Pastor Dan was a children and youth minister for eight years in Arvada, CO. One of his favorite things to tell people, beside the Gospel of Jesus Christ, is that he has a smiley face on the back of his head.

Science Camp - Mr. Pat Campbell
Pat and Wendy Campbell are missionaries Baptist Mid-Missions to Peru, South America. Their primary ministry is teaching at a Baptist seminary in Urubamba. Pat teaches two science classes, Baptist Church History, Acts, Daniel, and Revelation. Pat also is an adjunct faculty member at Faith Baptist Bible College in Ankeny, Iowa where he teaches Biological Science and Physiology of Sport. He is a former high school science teacher and coach where he taught Anatomy, Physiology, and Biology. He taught for 34 years before retiring and becoming a full time missionary with Baptist Mid-Missions. Pat and his wife are the parents of three daughters, April, Amber, and Tiffany and eight grandchildren.

Junior High - Jim Greenacre of Knightdale, NC
Jim is currently serving with IBMGlobal as the Director of Church Relations. After bible college Jim and his family served as missionary church planters in the Philippines for 12 years. He has pastored churches in the States for 25 years. Jim has been involved in speaking at camps here and abroad for 36 years and loves camp ministry for all ages. He and his wife Denise have been married for 46 years and have 8 children and 22 grand children. One of his favorite camp topics is Creationism.

Senior High - Pastor Jeff Dobesh from Durango, Colorado
Jeff Dobesh is the Senior Pastor of First Baptist Church, Durango Colorado, a growing church desiring to mature believers in their relationship with God, fellow believers, and the world around them. Prior to becoming Senior Pastor, Jeff served in youth ministry for 15 years as a youth pastor and as a guest speaker at camps, retreats and college chapels. He has been married to his wife Danica for over 10 years, and they have two children, Hannah and Micah.

Starters Camp & Children's Ministry Speaker at Family Camp -
Pastor Rick Hamilton from Glidden, Iowa

Pastor Rick studied Music Education for two years at Southern Illinois University and later graduated from Faith Baptist Bible College with a B.S. in Christian Education. He has pastored Grace Baptist Church in Glidden, Iowa for over 25 years and has spoken at several summer camps. His friendly and loving manner causes youngsters to quickly feel at home with him. Pastor Rick and his wife, Peggy, have four children and two foster children.

Family Camp - Dr. Doug Brown from Ankeny, Iowa
Dr. Doug is a professor at Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary in Ankeny, Iowa. He is a graduate of Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary (B.A., M.A.), Central Baptist Theological Seminary (M.Div), and Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (Ph.D). In addition to teaching, Doug serves as the Associate Pastor of Youth and Christian Education at Faith Baptist Church in Cambridge, Iowa. He has been involved in youth ministry for over nineteen years.