Speakers

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Upon his graduation from Sangre de Cristo Seminary, Cody helped start Grace Family Church in Canon City, CO, in 2013. He and his wife, Amber, have seven children, and enjoy serving the people of Canon City.  Prior to attending seminary Cody worked as a youth pastor at Missionary Baptist Church in Lamar, CO. He is also the host of The Ordinary Pastor Podcast, which has provided him an opportunity to get to know many amazing men of God from around the world.   Cody enjoys reading ‘the old dead guys,’ watching his children play sports, studying the Bible, and spending time with his family.

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Tedd Mathis
Tedd has been pastor of Pueblo West Baptist Church (Pueblo West, CO) since 2013. He has also served as a pastor in Westcliffe, CO and Albin, WY. Prior to entering the pastoral ministry, Tedd worked as a newspaper reporter and editor. Since 1980 Tedd has been married to Dawn; they have three adult children. In his spare time, Tedd is a reader, furniture builder, and occasional bicycle rider.

 

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Paul Medved
Paul is the husband of Lisa and the father of two children, Abigail and Caleb.  He has been the Senior Pastor of River of Grace Church, Pueblo West, Colorado, since July 2009.  Paul has a love for church history and historical theology (esp. the Reformation era).  Paul also enjoys fishing, hunting, hiking, and camping.

 

 


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John Snyder
John has been married to Danese for 30 years. They have two sons, married, and serving in the military. John has served as pastor of New Life Bible Church in Pueblo, CO, for the past 8 year. Prior to that he was a missionary in Samara, Russia for 9 years. John enjoys hiking, motorcycling, snowboarding.

 

 
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Jeff Johnson
Jeff is teaching pastor of Grace Bible Church in Conway, AR. He and his wife, Letha,have three sons. Jeff is the author of The Fatal Flaw of the Theology Behind Infant Baptism; Behind The Bible: A Primer in Textual Criticism; The Kingdom of God: A Baptist Expression of Covenant & Biblical Theology; The Absurdity of Unbelief and The Church: Why Bother?