Thursday, July 6                    -  6:30 PM - Dr. Charles Shoemaker, Jacksonville, FL

Thursday, July 13                 -  6:30 PM - Pastor Cary Schmidt, Newington, CT

Thursday, July 20                 -  6:30 PM - Pastor Bryan Baggett, Clarksville, TN

Thursday, July 27                 -  6:30 PM - Pastor Jeff Redlin, Collins, CO

Dr. Charles Shoemaker


Thursday, July 6

Dr. Charles Shoemaker is the founder of Church Planting America. He has been in full-time ministry since 1975, having served as a church planter and senior pastor. In July of 1995, he joined the staff of Trinity Ministries, serving as Administrative Pastor of Trinity Baptist Church and President/CEO of Trinity Baptist College. He has preached and taught more than 5,000 times in over 400 churches across the country.

Dr. Shoemaker and his wife, Sharon, reside in Jacksonville, Florida. They have two daughters, Amy and Emily; two sons-in-law, Dennis and Michael (all in full-time ministry); two grandsons, Charles and Daniel, and two granddaughters, Michaela and Sophia.


Pastor Bryan Baggett


Thursday, July 20


Pastor Baggett has been actively serving the Lord in ministry since his graduation from Trinity Baptist College in 1992. That same year, he married his college sweetheart, Kris, and also began training to serve the Lord as a foreign missionary pilot/church planter. The Lord allowed the Baggetts to serve in Central and South America. He is still an active pilot.

God has blessed the Baggetts with two children who love to serve the Lord and are very active in church ministry. Pastor Baggett has been the pastor of Bible Baptist Church in Clarksville, Tennessee, since November of 2008.


Pastor Cary Schmidt


Thursday, July 13

The Lord directed Cary Schmidt to be the Senior Pastor at Emmanuel Baptist Church in August of 2012 after serving 22 years as an associate pastor at Lancaster Baptist Church in Lancaster, California. Emmanuel is experiencing a revitalizing work of God in New England’s “quiet Christian revival”! Cary and Dana are thankful to serve the Lord with their three children.

Pastor Schmidt is a down-to-earth Bible teacher and preacher, and encourages others through writing. You can find out more about his books and articles at




 Pastor Jeff Redlin 


Thursday, July 27

Pastor Jeff Redlin assumed the position of Senior Pastor at Front Range Baptist Church in October of 2003. He came to Fort Collins from Pensacola Christian College in Pensacola, Florida, where he served on the pastoral staff for fifteen years. His love for people and his enthusiasm to share God’s Word combine to make a powerful message.

He and his wife, Julie, were married in 1992, and their son, Conner, attends Front Range Baptist Academy.

Make plans to come out for this summer series on Thursday nights to get refreshed spiritually and enjoy some wonderful Christian fellowship!