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Ty Gibson is the Co-director of Light Bearers Ministry, and pastor of the Storyline SDA Church. Ty has given his life to the joyous task of sharing God’s good character in public seminars as well as through print and video media.
John McVay is President of Walla Walla University. He has served as a faculty member at Pacific Union College, and dean of the SDA Theological Seminary at Andrews University. He especially enjoys sharing on the Epistle to the Ephesians and the theme of the church in the New Testament.
Jere Webb served as a pastor for 26 years. After he and his wife Phyllis moved to Idaho, Jere began work as a real estate agent. This “tent making job” has allowed him to continue to preach and teach as a volunteer.
Rise Rafferty is a registered dietitian and health educator. She has inspired many through her research and down-to-earth writing and speaking style. She believes that healthy living is intimately tied to happiness and wholeness.
David Prest Jr. served as a pastor in the Carolina and Alaska conferences before becoming a Department Director for the Montana Conference. He now serves as the President of the Idaho conferences. He enjoys family, travel, reading, history, and hiking.
Fred Cornforth has served as a pastor and church administrator, and is the founder, CEO and chairman of the board for Community Development, Inc. He's a bestselling author and popular speaker. He and his wife Jill feel blessed to share with others what God is doing in their lives.
Drs. May-Ellen and Gasper Colon coauthored the book "Adventist Churches that Make a Difference" and have been deeply involved in urban ministry and in in leadership training seminars for equipping lay members wanting to become involved in ministry.
“Sharing Christ in the Marketplace”
Adventist-laymen’s Services & Industries is a cooperative network of lay individuals, professionals, business owners, and ministries who collectively support the global mission of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.