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July 29 - August 4
69th Annual Bible Conference and Family Camp
July 29–Aug 4, 2018
Each summer, Dallas Theological Seminary partners with Mount Hermon Christian Conference Center to offer a week-long family camp in the Santa Cruz Mountains of California. Inter-generational worship services, in-depth Bible studies, and an array of recreational activities give families the opportunity to worship, study, and relax together.
Dr. Mark L. Bailey
Dr. Bailey assumed the Seminary’s presidency after years of service as both a professor in the Bible Exposition department and as the Vice President for Academic Affairs. In addition to his years at Dallas Theological Seminary, he has pastored various churches in Arizona and Texas. He was a seminar instructor for Walk Thru the Bible Ministries for twenty years and is in demand for Bible conferences and other preaching engagements. His overseas ministries have included Venezuela, Argentina, Hungary, and China. He is also a regular tour leader in Israel, Jordan, Egypt, Turkey, Greece, and Rome. His board service includes Bible Study Fellowship, Insight for Living, Jews for Jesus, and Walk Thru the Bible Ministries.
Bruce W. Fong
Ministering at the intersection of parachurch, pastoral, and academic ministry, Dr. Fong is committed to teaching God’s Word “to anyone and everyone who will lend him an ear.” By serving as the Dean of DTS Houston and Professor of Pastoral Ministries, he is excited to minister to and train the next generation of Christian leaders. Dr. Fong and his wife, Yvonne, have five children (three children plus two in-law children that he and his wife love so much that they are counted as their own). He enjoys the outdoors and spending time with his family.
Philip S. Tuttle
For more than two decades, Phil Tuttle has been a vital member of the Walk Thru the Bible family. While pastoring in central Illinois, he began teaching Walk Thru the Bible’s live events in 1988 and then moved to Atlanta in 1992 to serve full time as Dean of Faculty. He later served as Senior Vice President for International Ministries and Global Teaching Pastor before becoming President and CEO in 2007.
A native of Normal, Illinois, Phil received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Christian Education and Bible from Wheaton College in 1980 and his Master of Theology degree in Christian Education from Dallas Theological Seminary in 1984.
As President of Walk Thru the Bible, Phil continues to share God’s Word throughout the world in churches, Bible conferences, Christian education conventions, and corporate gatherings. He is the author of Raise Up a Child, Crucible: The Choices that Change Your Life Forever, Detour: Finding Purpose When Life Doesn’t Make Sense, Chosen: When God Calls Your Name, and Revolution: How Millennials Can Change the World.
Phil is also deeply involved in his home church, The Bridge, in Lawrenceville, GA where he occasionally teaches and preaches. His unique blend of biblical instruction, real-life illustrations, and spontaneous humor makes learning easy and enjoyable.
Phil and his wife, Ellen, have two adult children, Emily and Philip, and a daughter-in-law, Erika.
Dr. George M. Hillman Jr.
Dr. George M Hillman Jr. serves as the Vice President for Student Life, Dean of Students, and Professor of Educational Ministries and Leadership at Dallas Theological Seminary.
George came to DTS in 2002 with years of pastoral experience in churches and parachurch organizations in Texas and Georgia. A graduate of Texas A&M University and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary; George has a passion for education, spiritual formation, and leadership development. He is a rabid college football fan and loves good barbeque. He is married to his wife Jana and they have one grown daughter who is pursuing a career in the arts.