Douglas Wilson is the pastor of Christ Church in Moscow, Idaho. He is a founding board member of Logos School, a Senior Fellow of Theology at New Saint Andrews College, and he serves as an instructor at Greyfriars Hall, a ministerial training program at Christ Church. He helped to establish the Communion of Reformed Evangelical Churches (CREC), and has authored numerous books on classical Christian education, the family, the church, and the Reformed Faith. After serving in the U.S. Navy in the submarine service, he completed a B.A. and M.A. in philosophy and a B.A. in classical studies from the University of Idaho. Douglas and his wife Nancy have three children and a bunch of grandkids.
Mike Lawyer is an instructor at Greyfriars Hall, teaching Biblical Shepherding, Bible Grammar, and the third year recitation. He is also Pastor of Counseling and Parish Life at Christ Church. Dr. Lawyer holds a DMin in Biblical Counseling from Westminster Theological Seminary, an MDiv from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School and a B.A. in Philosophy from the University of Idaho. He is an adjunct instructor at New Saint Andrews College, teaching a course in practical theology. He is also certified as a Level 2 counselor for the National Association of Nouthetic Counselors. He has pastored churches for the past 30 years in California, Missouri, Washington and the Republic of the Marshall Islands . He and his wife, Eileen, live in Moscow with their daughter Rachel.
Toby Sumpter is the Pastor of Preaching & Pastoral Care at Trinity Reformed Church in Moscow, Idaho. He is the author of Blood-Bought World, A Son for Glory (a commentary on the book of Job), and he edited and annotated The Elfin Knight (Book 2 of Edmund Spenser’s Faerie Queene). He has also contributed a number of essays to the Omnibus series published by Veritas Press. He holds a B.A. in Liberal Arts and Culture from New St. Andrews College (2002) and an M.A. in Theological Studies with an emphasis in Church History from Erskine Theological Seminary (2008). He was ordained as a Minister in the Communion of Reformed Evangelical Churches in 2007, and served for two years as the pastor of Holy Trinity Reformed Evangelical Church (CREC) in Greenville, SC before being called to Trinity in Moscow. He and his wife Jenny have four kids and a bird, and his favorite hobby is eating peanut butter.
BEN ZORNES – DEAN OF GREYFRIARS HALL
Ben Zornes joined the staff of Christ Church in September of 2015 as Executive Administrator and also to oversee the Greyfriars Hall program as Dean. He has authored one book so far, The Fruitful Christian Life. He is also a songwriter, with several studio albums. In 2010 he graduated with his B.A. in Social Science & History from Thomas Edison State College. Ben previously served as Dean of Men for Ellerslie Leadership Training, in Windsor, CO; which is where he met his wife Elsje, who is from South Africa. While at Ellerslie, he also developed curriculum and taught courses on Christian History/Biography, Practical Christianity, Creative Writing, and Prayer & Bible Study. Currently, he is pursuing his M.A. from New St. Andrews College. Ben and Elsje currently have two kiddos, Marlé and Edwin.