Stan was founder and president of Texas Bible College, Adjunct Professor at Moody Bible Institute (Evangelism, Graduate Program), Word of Life Bible Institute (Evangelism and Youth Leadership), Schroon Lake, NY. He is adjunct professor at Singapore Bible College, and other Bible Colleges and seminaries in China, Indonesia, Myanmar, Mongolia, and throughout Asia. He is married to his high school sweetheart, Carol, who led him to Jesus Christ when he was 16 years old. He has been a pastor for over 30 years serving in rural, suburban, and city churches in Hawaii and mainland USA.
He served on faculty and as Dean of Men at Florida Bible College. After serving on the board of trustees and as chief spokesperson, he is now board of trustee emeritus and current President of Florida Bible College. He is the founder and president of Make It Clear Ministries where he is the Bible teacher on the radio program Make It Clear. He continues to speak at numerous Bible Conferences around the world. He has written numerous study manuals on theology, books of the Bible, as well as pamphlets on evangelism and discipleship, including some evangelism-training materials for Promise Keepers.
Dr. Ponz has also participated on speaking and writing teams for the Men’s Ministry Workbook used by Promise Keepers that equipped pastors and church leaders to reach men to become more effectively involved in men’s ministries. Dr. Ponz has also assisted in the editing of editions of the Uniquely You Profiles and Facilitator Manuals. It is said, there is a combination of genuine passion and proven substance when Dr. Ponz presents God’s Word correctly and clearly to help people come to faith in Jesus Christ alone and then to go on to become fully obedient worshippers of God.
John studied Christian education at Pensacola Christian College and Bible and theology at Florida Bible College. He owned a computer consulting firm for 18 years, has been a network and computer consultant for 36 years and a web designer / programmer 17 years. He continues as chief information officer and board of trustee member of Florida Bible College.
David graduated Summa Cum Laude from Florida Bible College and was Salutatorian of his class. After graduating from Dallas Theological Seminary, he served as a pastor in New England for 24 years. He also served on the Ministerial Board of the New England District Association of the Evangelical Free Church of America and has completed training from T-Net International in helping churches become more intentional about disciple-making. Dr. McCann serves as Adjunct Instructor in Bible Exposition and Theology.
Mark has received numerous honors, trainings, affiliations, and certifications in the areas of education, supervision / administration and robotics; three of which are ITEEA CSL – ITEEA Program of Excellence Award Winner for the State of Georgia (2010), ITEEA Teacher of Excellence Award Winner for the State of Georgia (2012), and Outstanding State Supervisor/Leader of the Year Award (2014). He is a former Naval Air crewman and Rescue Swimmer in the SH-3H Helicopter, 2500+ flight hours; Navy Master Training Specialist, Instructor, and Training School Administrator. He is experienced in athletic administration, educational technology and administration, post-secondary, secondary, middle school and military instruction, curriculum development with over 25 years of outstanding accomplishments with a proven ability to motivate and work effectively with administrative staff, faculty, students, and the community. He currently serves on the Acting Academic Advisory Team and chairs the Curriculum Team of Florida Bible College.