Join us for forums in Collinsville, Peoria, Hoffman Estates, and Orland Park, featuring Lt. Gen. Jerry Boykin of the Family Research Council, Lt. Cmdr. Wes Modder of the Stone Church, Pastor Tim Throckmorton of FRC’s Watchmen on the Wall.
Thursday, February 8, 2018
8:00 am — Breakfast event at Revive Church, 1105 Beltline Road, Collinsville, IL 62234
6:00 pm — Evening event at Gateway Building, 100 Northeast Water St., Peoria, IL 61602
Friday, February 9, 2018
11:00 am — Brunch event at The Stonegate Building, 2401 W. Higgins Road, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
6:00 pm –Evening event at Stone Church, 10737 Orland Parkway, Orland Park, IL 60467
Lt. Gen. (Ret.) William G. “Jerry” Boykin was one of the original members of the U.S. Army’s Delta Force. He was privileged to ultimately command these elite warriors in combat operations. Later, Jerry Boykin commanded all the Army’s Green Berets as well as the Special Warfare Center and School. In all, Lt. Gen. Boykin spent 36 years in the army, serving his last four years as the Deputy Undersecretary of Defense for Intelligence. He is an ordained minister with a passion for spreading the Gospel of Jesus Christ and encouraging Christians to become warriors in God’s Kingdom. Today he serves as Family Research Council’s Executive Vice President.
Lt. Cmdr. (Ret.) Wes Modder is a retired Navy chaplain who stood fast by his biblical faith and victoriously defended religious liberty in the face of politically motivated attacks. He is a retired Marine who served during Desert Storm, retiring in 2016 from the Navy with an honorable discharge and was awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal. He now serves as lead pastor Stone Church in Orland Park, Illinois.
Tim Throckmorton is the Lead Pastor of Crossroads Church in Circleville, Ohio. After working in retail management for 20 years he received God’s call to full time ministry in 1996. He currently serves as the P50 Pastor in the Midwest for FRC, and serves on various ministry and civic boards including the Facility Governing Board of Star Community Justice Center and the Board of Directors of Ohio’s Citizens for Community Values. Pastor Tim writes a weekly column for a number of newspapers in the Tri-state region and is published in Ohio and nationally in various magazines such as Our Daily Bread and the Washington Times. He is the former host of Daystar’s Tri State Celebration, as well as working in Christian Radio for 10 years. Tim has published three books and one DVD project on America’s Godly Heritage. Tim and his wife Terri have been blessed with 2 wonderful children and 2 incredible grandchildren.