Bill Rodgers March 7 2023
From Star to Servant
Bill Rogers was born in Waco, TX, and grew up an USAF kid as his father served around the world. He took up golf at age 9 and attended Houston Univ on a golf scholarship where he roomed with Bruce Lietzke, also a PGA tour player. Bill played the PGA Tour full-time from 1975 to 1988 and won six tournaments, including four in 1981. Almost uniquely for an American golfer, his two most notable victories were in Britain: Rogers won the Suntory World Match Play Championship at Wentworth in 1979, and The Open Championship in 1981 at Royal St George's, four strokes ahead of runner-up Bernhard Langer. He was the PGA Player of the Year for 1981, and finished second on McCormack's World Golf Rankings; he was also on the Ryder Cup team in 1981. After life on the tour, Bill and his family settled in San Antonio where he became the head professional at San Antonio Country Club.
Jeff Paulk was born and raised in Georgia and attended Univ of Georgia on a football scholarship. He played QB on the 1981 National Championship Georgia Bulldogs. Upon graduation from college, he went into the USAF where he became a fighter pilot and even USAF Top Gun. He flew the F-16 as well as the F-15 and now as a retired Colonel he instructs fighter pilots around the world in the newest F-35. He is one of only a handful of men to teach the F-35 to our nations allies. Come hear his story from handing off the football to Hershel Walker to flying the fastest jets in the world and being a real live Top Gun Maverick.
Max Bowman has been coaching football his entire life. From AD/head football coach at Westchester Community College (NY) from 1972-1978 where we won 3 National Championships and had an overall record of 57-16 to current head coach of Houston Christian High School (2017-2022) where he has led that team to 4 straight state playoffs.
He has coached at Junior college, at Boston College, Univ of Texas El Paso, and Univ. of Buffalo, then professionally in the American Football Association and even the NFL for the Buffalo Bills from 1998-2002.
The biggest coaching influences in his life were Vince Lombardi and Tom Landry. Coach Max Bowman is a man of God and has an awesome story to tell.
The Best He has Ever Been
Dave South was the voice of the Texas A&M Aggie's for more than 33 years. He started in radio in Waco, TX, and moved into sports broadcasting there.
In 1985 he moved to College Station where he became the Voice of the Aggie's for football, basketball and baseball. He continued to call the three major sports at Texas A&M until 2017 and officially retired from all sports broadcasts in 2020.
He made some of the most iconic calls in Texas A&M history over the many years of college sports. .
Accepting the loss of a Child
Sept. 13 2022
Dick and Marvel have shared married life together for 54 amazing years, a journey of faith in which they have known great joy and immense sorrow.
God wonderfully gave them two children; a son, Kurt Addison and a daughter Amy Elizabeth and three beautiful grandchildren.
Dr Randall Price - August 2022
My life Theology and Archeology
Dr Randall Price was raised in San Marcos TX and graduated from Texas State Univ then got his Master's of Divinity from Dallas Theological Seminary and later his Ph D in Philosophy from Univ of Texas.......He spent many years as a senior professor at Liberty Univ and most recently was the Director of Archeological excavations of Qum Ran where the Dead Sea scrolls were discovered.. Dr Price has taught classes in Israel and led numerou
John Fletcher -July 12 2022 -
Be an Iro
John lives the books that he reads, from “The Go-Giver” that teaches us to give joyfully to “When God Winks at You” that teaches us that God gives us blessings that we tend to write off as luck or coincidence.
He attended TCU on a tennis scholarship and was in Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity.
Following a distinguished 25-year radio career in Conroe, Cleburne, and Waco – where he was named the #1 radio broadcaster in America for community service, !
Stacie Kramer - God Wink 7-12-2022
Jesus in Mongolia 6/7/2022
Sumya was born and raised in the country of Mongolia. Born when the country was still a communist satellite of the Soviet Union (USSR), he lived through the move from communism to democracy.
He also grew up in a broken home moving from the country to the big capital city when his parents divorced. As a teenager he fought with a drunken step Dad who tried to beat his mother and sister. At 18 years old he was selected to attend the Mongolian Military Academy in Ulaa
The Lord Saved Life..... 4 Times 5/22/2
Bennie is a former Texas Legislator who served our area in the state Congress from 1973 -1983.....He has his Doctor of Jurisprudence from St Mary's University Law School in 1968 and was a real estate and business attorney before and after his time in the Capitol in Austin........Had a car dealership in Seguin and today lives in New Braunfels and still owns a law office and art studio.... hear his story of life in Texas and salvation through Christ.
Jerry Leachman was born into the a military family and raised on military bases. His senior year of HS his Dad was at Maxwell AFB in Montgomery, AL, and Jerry was recruited to play football as a linebacker by Paul "Bear" Bryant at Univ of Alabama. After graduating from Alabama, he coached HS football and then went into ministry as a Chaplain for the Washington Redskins serving there with Coach Joe Gibbs and was part of a Super Bowl winning team. His wife, Holly, also has served in ministry with Jerry as a teaching leader in CBS and was the leader of a ladies Bible study in the White House with First Lady Laura Bush for 8 years. They now live in Colorado and serve together in ministry across the nation.
Mark Michael Dunn is a strong visionary, catalyst and servant-leader who loves the Lord Jesus Christ above all things. He brings a rare and versatile perspective on life. Having degrees in electronics, business, and Seminary level education, as well as years of experience excelling in military, corporate, small business and ministry environments, Mark has been crafted and gifted to build needed vision, teamwork and structure in many situations. Mark is also a church-planter with the Southern Baptist Convention and has been involved in four church plants – being Senior Pastor of three - including his current endeavor as Founding Pastor of Gatherings Home Church Network. Additionally, Mark is President of Cry Cameroon USA, a U.S. based nonprofit ministry seeking to relieve the suffering of orphaned children and help the church bring the Gospel to Cameroon. Mark is happily married to his wife Susan, has two children and five grandchildren. Perhaps most importantly is Mr. Dunn’s desire to just hear God’s voice and do what He says - applying God’s wisdom and Word in all things.
- Bill was born in Poland in 1941 during World War II and his family survived Nazism before the war ended and eventually came to America in 1951. He grew up in the USA and played at Texas Lutheran Univ....He then coached football for 19 years at both high school (5 yrs) and college (14 yrs) levels. Then he went into business for the next 21 years and owned 3 super markets. He is now retired and lives in Seguin with his wife Connie...They have 2 adult sons with wives and numerous grand kids is our speaker.
Hank Hornstein “retired” after 51 years of ministry with Campus Crusade for Christ (also called CRU). He has traveled to over 50 countries and lived in several foreign countries, including 12 years as the Country Director of CCC for Brazil. For the last 14 years he has worked with the JESUS Film Project in Orlando, FL.
Married to his wife Maureen for over 50 years, they have no children.
Hank now works in the San Antonio area with the National School Project, a movement to initiate Christian clubs in every public school in the USA.
- Marcus was raised in Louisiana and Texas. He completed HS at Ft Hood/Killeen, TX, and enlisted in the USAF and became a Space warrior. Nine years in what is now the US Space Force took he and his family to Colorado Springs where he left the Air Force for work in ministry. He came to a saving grace in Jesus Christ in 2009 and was ordained into Christian ministry in 2016 and has been a chaplain in Soldiers of Christ ministry, a hospice chaplain and recently became the Director of Cross Trail Outfitters (CTO) for Comal county. CTO is a Christian based ministry working with young people between the ages of 8 and 18 and introducing them to Jesus using the outdoors as the venue. Marcus has a wife, Natalie, of 17 years and 5 kids. His entire family share in his ministry work. Come meet Marcus and hear his story.
Tex Brown is a retired 3 star general from the USAF. He was raised a preacher's kid, then attended TCU to play baseball, but graduated in 1970 as an Air Force officer going to pilot training. After receiving his silver wings he flew the A-1 Skyraider for 1 year in combat in Southeast Asia and was awarded 3 Silver Stars and 8 Distinguished Flying Crosses. Later he commanded an F-16 squadron in Germany and then 2 Wings and much later the Air Force Personnel Center at Randolph AFB. Tex retired from the USAF in 2004 as the Asst Vice Chief of Staff in the Pentagon, where he was on Sept 11, 2001. He and his wife Ann moved back to Texas in 2011 and they have 3 kids and 10 grand kids. . ONE OF OUR BEST VIDEOs...
Jeff Mund is the President of The Mund Group, Ltd and began his career in 1976. He is an alumnus of Baylor University, where he played football under Coach Grant Teaff and was a member of the Southwest Conference Champions in 1974. After graduating with a double major in business he moved to New Braunfels and started his career. Jeff entered the life insurance industry in 1976 and has earned numerous awards to include being in the top tier nationwide of several major Insurance companies. His passion for helping people plan their estates prompted him to author “The Living Family Vault”.
Senior Chief Dr. John Gee was born and raised in San Antonio, John is a Judson HS grad and then joined the US Navy as a submariner. His career in the Navy took him to many ports of call all over the world. His primary focus was the Pacific theater as a West Pac sailor and he made 20 patrols! That is allot of trips down under the sea. He also had tours of duty in Guantanamo Bay as well as Iraq and Afghanistan and is a recipient of a Purple Heart. He has a Bachelors degree from Southern Illinois, a Master's from Liberty Univ, an M Div from Chapman Univ and a Doctorate of Biblical Studies from Good Samaritan Bible College. Come hear his story from orphan to father, from lost to found!
Dr. Kendrick Kahler hails from New Braunfels and now lives back here for much of every year except when he is on mission trips to Cambodia and China....He is graduated New Braunfels High School, then West Point and a tragic accident on a Sinai mission for the United Nations left him paralyzed and out of the Army.....Went to Medical school and now is a DR for the VA as well as a teaching Dr. for a hospital he started in Cambodia......Wonderful man with an awesome story of faith and selflessness
Lathan Watts is the Public Affairs director for First Liberty Institute. First Liberty is the leading law firm to fight civil rights and religious freedom issues before the US Supreme Court. Lathan has his Doctorate of Juris Prudence from Univ of MIssissippi. Previous to First Liberty Lathan served as a staffer for US Congressman Jeb Hanserling, US Senator John Cornyn and Texas Governor Rick Perry. He also served four years as a City Councilman for Lewisville, TX. He will tell his story as well as the update of cases with and going to the US Supreme Court and the GREAT Shape our federal court system is in with the last 4 years with the appointment of 260 conservative young judges.
First Liberty is a non profit law firm that fights legal battles in the US court system for civil rights and religious liberty....They have pled more cases before the US Supreme Court than any other law firm in the nation! and have a a win rate of 90% PLUS in all there religious rights cases around the country!
Josh McDowell is an evangelical apologist and evangelist. As an agnostic in college, he researched a paper to disprove the Christian faith and in fact came to faith and belief in Jesus Christ. He transferred to Wheaton College where he got his undergrad degree and then went to seminary at BIOLA Univ in Los Angeles. In 1961, Josh joined the staff of Campus Crusade for Christ International. Not long after, he started the Josh McDowell Ministry* to reach young people worldwide with the truth and love of Jesus.
Well known as an articulate speaker, Josh has addressed more than 46 million people, giving over 27,200 talks in 139 countries. He has written or co-authored 151 books in 128 languages including:
In addition to many other awards, Josh has been nominated 36 times for the Gold Medallion Award and has received that award on four occasions. He is married to Dottie for 48 years, has 4 kids, and 10 grandkids.
Video - 50 years of ministryhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uGHZHxQIfZ8&t=7s
An Airman's Story Family, Faith and Virtue
General Nowland is a 1985 graduate from the U.S. Air Force Academy. He previously commanded at the squadron, wing and numbered Air Force levels. He also served on the Joint Staff, U.S. Southern Command and two Air Force major command staffs. The general has flown combat operations in support of operations Southern Watch and Iraqi Freedom. He is also a graduate of the School of Advanced Air and Space Studies and was a National Security Fellow at the Olin Institute at Harvard University. Prior to his current assignment, General Nowland was the Commander, 12th Air Force, Air Combat Command and Commander, Air Forces Southern, U.S. Southern Command, Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona.
General Nowland is a command fighter pilot with more than 3,600 flying hours, primarily in the A-10, F-15A/C/D, T-37B, T-38A/C, A/T-38B and T-6.
Colonel Doug “Stoli” Nikolai is a contract F-16 Simulator Instructor Pilot for the Texas Air National Guard at Kelly Air Force Base down in San Antonio.
Colonel Nikolai completed his Air Force career as Director of Operations Force Management in Washington, D.C. where he led four divisions in the Pentagon encompassing Combat, Mobility and Special Operations Forces.
In previous assignments, Colonel Nikolai served as the Vice Wing Commander at Kunsan Air Base in Korea commanding 3,400 personnel and as a Legislative Affairs Director coordinating Air Force budgetary and policy issues on Capitol Hill.
Colonel Nikolai received his commission from the United States Air Force Academy in 1989. He has extensive combat & operational experience with 3,000 F-16 flying hours, including 420 combat hours earned during Operations SOUTHERN WATCH and IRAQI FREEDOM.
Andre Moubarak is the owner and co-founder of Twins Tours & Travel Ltd. in Israel. Born and raised in Old Jerusalem along the Via Dolorosa in Jerusalem’s Christian Quarter, Andre today is a licensed tour guide. He leads numerous groups through the Holy Land each year and teaching them about the Jewish roots of Jesus and the kingdom of God. With his wife, Marie Howanstine Moubarak, Andre also teaches worldwide, helping people see the Bible anew through the eyes of a Palestinian. Andre is also an author and has written several books about Jerusalem and the Holy Land and now with Covid-19 does video tours of the Holy Land.
Rich was a college foot ball player, then NFL and USFL with the San Antonio Gun Slingers. He is also a chaplain with the San Antonio Spurs.
He was a Sunday Christian having another life the rest of the week. One day at a chapel before a game the Lord came to him and he repented and has served Jesus ever since.