Dr. John Oswalt
Dr. John Oswalt is an ordained minister in the Kentucky Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church. He and his wife, Karen, have been married since 1962 and have three children and five grandchildren. John received a B.A. degree from Taylor University, B.D. and Th.M. degrees from Asbury Theological Seminary, and M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from Brandeis University with a concentration in Mediterranean Studies.
Jon is the Executive Director of Groundswell, a global ministry mobilizing a growing wave of disciple-makers and pioneer leaders. He was the founding pastor of Horizons Church in Dallas, TX, and Radiant Church in Des Moines, IA. Jon is the author of Banding Together and Pioneers and is currently pursuing a D.Min. in Church Planting from Asbury Theological Seminary in Wilmore, KY. Jon is married to his wife, Katie, and has four beautiful girls.
Dr. Dwight Nash
Dr. Dwight Nash has over 32 years of pastoral experience. He has been bi-vocational as well as full-time as he served in his many roles within the church. His doctorate and dissertation in church planting included the creation of a virtual residency that has been implemented in many venues over the last eight years. Dwight has spent the last 15 years helping church planters to fulfill their God-given dream of planting a church. With over 75 church planters helped so far, his “well-done” in life is to play a part in starting 1000 churches over the next 10 years nationally and internationally.