Instructors and Faculty
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Instructors and Faculty

At AFCOE, you can expect enthusiastic, compassionate, and skilled instructors with years of experience in practical, effective evangelism. They’ll work with each student one-on-one to ensure the successful completion of the course and ensure satisfaction.

Doug BatchelorDoug Batchelor is the President of Amazing Facts. Recognized as a rational, convincing biblical speaker, visionary leader, and dedicated soul-winner, Pastor Doug shares a passion to reveal Christ and the plan of salvation through Scripture. “Ask the pastor” is a favorite class of AFCOE students, as they tap into his years of experience answering difficult Bible questions.
Jean RossJëan Ross serves both as the director of AFCOE and the director of the ministry's evangelism department. Along with Doug Batchelor, he also co-hosts the popular radio program Bible Answers Live. He is the creator of the Empowered Church Program, a dynamic resource that helps churches establish an ongoing evangelism cycle, and he is the senior pastor of a fast-growing church plant in the Sacramento area. His insightful presentations on church health, evangelism, Bible prophecy, and practical godilness are inspiring and engaging.
Chuck HoltryChuck Holtry is the assistant director of AFCOE and an AFCOE graduate. His many years of experience both as a classroom teacher and on the road as an Amazing Facts evangelist bring a wealth of information to the AFCOE team to train aspiring gospel workers in the real-world atmosphere of soul-winning. Chuck’s love of teaching and preaching has been experienced by youth and adults across North America and around our globe. Students will learn how to prepare for, execute, and follow-up a successful evangelistic campaign.
Carissa McSherryCarissa McSherry serves as the Outreach Administrator at AFCOE and is an AFCOE graduate of the Spring 2006 class. She has served as a Bible worker, youth leader, short-term foreign missionary and speaker for multiple evangelistic series. She is also a social worker with experience in family and troubled teen counseling. Her desire is to reach young people and point them to Christ, the greatest counselor. Carissa is passionate about sharing the Gospel in every aspect of life and helping others to experience the joy of soul-winning.
Guest SpeakersGuest lecturers may include the following dynamic and well-qualified church leaders: Ted Wilson, Jerry Paige, and Mark Finley from the General Conference, David Asscherick, Stephen Bohr, Dr. Hans Deihl, Dr. Herbert Douglass, Gary Gibbs, Vicki Griffin, Dr. Neil Nedley, Dr. Alan Parker, Jeffrey Rosario, and Amazing Facts evangelists and revivalists.