Regular Faculty

Adjunct Faculty
















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Adjunct faculty teach at the resident school or at one of the extension centers. They are individually approved by the faculty and administration of the resident school.

 Ben Goldsmith

Bachelor of Arts, Davidson College, 1965; Masters of Science Degree in Urban Life, Georgia State University, 1972; Masters in Christian Ministry, The Orlando Institute, 2004. Following earlier careers in banking and hospital administration in Atlanta, Ben has been on staff with Campus Crusade For Christ for the last 30 years, 25 of them in Jacksonville.  Ben is the Director of the Christian Discipleship Training Center, Jacksonville. He has worked with The Orlando Institute since 1996.

  Tom Hare

B.S. in Geology, Indiana University (Bloomington), 1971; Post-grad non-degree studies in language @ University of Teneessee (1977) and the Ohio State University (1978-1980); Master of Leadership in Ministry, The Orlando Institute, 2007. Ministry experience includes planting 2 campus ministries (IU & IUPUI) and helping lead two others (UTenn. & OSU)); missionary in western Europe (three years.); pastored three churches (two church plants) over 22 yrs.; Founder & Board Chairman, Alternate Pregnancy Distress Center; Founder and Team Leader of Northeast Ohio Christian Leadership Alliance (1988-1997); Joint-founder and current Exec. Director of HarvestNet Ministries of NE Ohio (1998-current).

    Steve Neptune

Undergraduate work at Kent State University and Akron University, OH, and graduate studies at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (Akron, OH, campus). Master of Christian Ministry, The Orlando Institute, FL, 2005.  Steve has pastored for 29 years and serves on the boards of NEO360 (part of an international church-planting movement) and HarvestNet Ministries.


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