Bible Hour is held Monday-Saturday at 9:00 AM.
Babysitting Service is available Monday thru Friday for children age 6 mos.-3½ years, and will be provided in the Youth Temple for those attending Bible Hour.
2019 Summer Bible Hour Schedule
June 17 – 22
Rev. Antonia Winstead
Rev. Antonia Winstead was ordained in 2006 and is currently the Director of Pastoral Care Counseling and Membership for The First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens in Somerset, New Jersey, where the Rev. Dr. DeForest B. Soaries, Jr. is the Senior Pastor.
In 2008, Antonia launched The Clarity Legacy Institute, LLC, dedicated to training executive leaders and clergy in how to leave a legacy of spiritual growth and emotional wellness for generations to come.
Antonia received her Bachelor’s Degree from the Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She attended the New Brunswick Theological Seminary in New Brunswick, New Jersey and the University of the District of Columbia, David A. Clarke School of Law in Washington, D.C. She earned her Master’s Degree in Social Work from Rutgers Graduate School of Social Work, New Brunswick, N.J.
June 24 – 29
Mrs. Rhea Briscoe
Mrs. Rhea Briscoe is an active keynote speaker who has a passion to see women experience the freedom and power found only in Jesus Christ. She enjoys sharing the love of Christ and watching women be transformed by the power of the Holy Spirit.
A native of Pennsylvania, Rhea was blessed to marry her best friend, David, who is the Pastor of Grace Church in Delafield, Wisconsin. David and Rhea are the proud parents of seven children.
Rhea is an in-demand conference speaker who ministers with authenticity and contagious love for her Lord. She expounds on the truth of God’s Word in a way that is applicable and relevant to her audience and sends them away longing for more. Drawing from her experiences of God’s faithfulness in painful times and good, she uses His Word to minister the love of Christ to others. She captivates her audience and is constantly reminding them that they are God’s treasured possessions and the one’s in whom He takes great delight.
July 1 – 6
Mr. Mark Kolchin
Mr. Mark Kolchin ministers at Bethany Bible Chapel (Toms River, NJ) where he was and his wife Cynthia were commended to full time Christian ministry in 1993. In addition to serving as an elder at Bethany, Mark is engaged in an itinerant conference and Bible teaching ministry, primarily in the United States and Canada.
In 1995, he established Know the Word Ministries Inc., to promote personal study and application of the Scriptures and to strengthen and encourage God’s people through conferences, Bible studies and other special events. The ministry maintains a website at www.knowtheword.com. He is the current editor of Cornerstone Magazine, a bi-monthly periodical established in 2017.
Mark is a graduate of Wheaton College. He and Cindy have four children.
July 8 – 13
Pastor Christian Andrews
Pastor Christian Andrews grew up in Middletown, New Jersey, where he spent summers at the Jersey Shore. He was a skater and a surfer, and though he loved youth group, he never dreamed he would become a pastor some day. In college, he studied physics, but before going off to graduate school he served as a ministry intern in Philadelphia for one year. Working as a teacher’s aid, he was pushed into the position of Bible teacher for the 8th grade students. The experience was a first step toward God’s call for him. He became a youth pastor the following year, and went off to Princeton Theological Seminary to become prepared for a new path. Christian currently serves as the Lead Pastor of Renaissance Church, in Summit NJ, where he lives with his wife Michelle, and their kids, Nate and Lily.
July 15 – 20
Mr. Jay Seegert
International speaker and author Mr. Jay Seegert has been speaking on the authority of scripture for over 31 years. He is the Managing Director for The Starting Point Project. He holds degrees in both Physics and Engineering Technology.
Jay has a passion for helping Christians strengthen their faith, while also offering a gracious challenge to the sincere skeptic. A Wisconsin resident, Jay has been married to his wife Amy for 25 years and has two children.
July 22 – 27
Rev. Vito Aiuto
The Rev. Vito Aiuto was born and raised in Michigan and is a graduate of Western Michigan University and Princeton Theological Seminary. After seminary he moved to New York City where he has worked in a variety of ministries including homeless outreach and directing a ministry to college students at NYU. He helped to found Resurrection Brooklyn, and has been the lead pastor of Resurrection Williamsburg since it began in May 2005. Vito and his wife, Monique, enjoy playing music as The Welcome Wagon.
July 29 – August 3
Mrs. Kimberly Krueger
Mrs. Kimberly Krueger is wife to her best friend, Scott, the mother of 12 children (7 sons, five daughters and 1 son-in-law), “Noni” to 5 grandchildren and is a passionate third generation entrepreneur. She’ll tell you since launching her business as a coach, author and speaker in 2011, she hasn’t “worked” a single day!
In 2014, she went on to create a network for women called The Fellowship of Extraordinary Women (FEW). FEW empowers women to live extraordinary lives and to tell their stories. Through monthly membership, leadership training and publishing opportunities, Kimberly helps women to be extraordinary in Faith, Family and Business.
Her most recent venture is as a podcaster. Her Coffee with Kim podcast, co-hosted with longtime friend Heather Taylor, boasts “real talk, between real friends, about real life” — and is about to be released on iTunes.
Kimberly’s clients, audiences, listeners and authors call her “inspiring, compassionate and a light to follow.” A master storyteller, Kimberly’s speaking style has been described as “engaging and fascinating” and “raw, real and relevant.”
It has been said that her stories, teachings and imparting words give women unbridled confidence to move forward.
August 5 – 10
Roger Casey has pastored churches on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean. He has spent a considerable amount of time engaged in missionary evangelism in Southern India. Roger's last pastorate, before retiring, in Manhattan spanned 18 years. He currently serves as a Bible teacher and an elder at the Evangelical Presbyterian Church, Milford PA.
August 12 – 17
Pastor Erick Sorensen
Pastor Erick Sorensen was born and raised in Southern California. He is married to Melissa and they have three boys, Jude, Jonathan, and Lincoln.
He has degrees from Lutheran Brethren Bible College (Certificate of Biblical Studies), Biola University (Bachelors in Organizational Leadership) and Lutheran Brethren Seminary (Master of Divinity). Before moving into Manhattan to plant Epiphany, Erick served as Senior Pastor at Victoria Community Church in Fontana, California, and Bethany Lutheran Brethren Church in Staten Island, New York.
In his spare time Erick enjoys hanging out with his wife, wrestling with his boys, reading good books and watching just about every show on AMC. He is a frequent contributor to www.christholdfast.org and you can catch up with him on Facebook or on Twitter @pastorerick.
August 19 – 24
Dr. James Fleming
Dr. James Fleming, lecturer, is the director of Biblical Resources, LLC and the CEO of Biblical History Center, a museum of daily life in biblical times, located in LaGrange, GA. He obtained his Ed.D. degree from Southwestern Theological Seminary, Ft. Worth, TX.
He has lived and worked as an archaeologist and educator in Israel since 1974 and has taught classes in the School for Overseas Students at Hebrew University and the Ecumenical Institute in Jerusalem.
Dr. Fleming has developed courses in historical geography and biblical history, uniquely tying the studies with the biblical text, with an emphasis on the theological implications. He is the author of several dozen notebooks and teaching materials that are an excellent help to pastors and leaders.
August 26 – 31
Rev. David Cotton
Rev. David Cotton is the Regional Director of Pastoral Care Services and Chair of Bioethics Consult at Hackensack Meridian Health Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune, NJ. In addition to his chaplaincy, Rev. Cotton has also served congregations in the Shore area as Pastor, Interim, and Parish Associate. He is currently a member of the ministry staff at Manasquan Presbyterian Church. He loves teaching the Bible and for over 20 years led a July evening Bible study on the beach right here in Ocean Grove. Rev. Cotton is an Associate Trustee of the OGCMA and lives in Point Pleasant Borough with his wife Margaret Joanne, a professional photographer. They enjoy spending time with their children and grandchildren and participating in the life of the greater Ocean Grove community.