Lord willing the following men will be speaking at this year’s conference…

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Pastor Tom Ascol

Tom serves as the President of Founders Ministries. He has served as a Pastor of Grace Baptist Church in Coral Ridge, Florida since 1986.   He and Donna have six children, as well as 3 sons-in-law and a daughter-in-law. They also have 9 grandchildren who absolutely rock. Tom has edited and contributed to several books, including Dear Timothy and Redeeming the Gospel and Reforming Churches. He has authored two books, From the Protestant Reformation to the Southern Baptist Convention and “Traditional Theology” and the SBC. https://founders.org/

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Cody Almanzar 

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. Cody enjoys reading ‘the old dead guys,’ watching his children play sports, studying the Bible, and spending time with his family.


Pastor 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. http://pueblowestbaptistchurch.com/

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Pastor Paul Medved

Paul has been the Senior Pastor of River of Grace Church, Pueblo West, Colorado, since July 2009.  Paul is the husband of Lisa and the father of two children. http://www.riverofgracechurch.com/