BuildUP to Spiritual Maturity is an intentional plan to guide believers to grow in Christ in seven distinct areas. Each book in this series addresses one of those areas. The Bible studies in each book will challenge new and mature believers who realize their need for continued growth. The studies may be used individually or in a small group setting. Several studies use NJKV. Save when you purchase the set!About the BuildUP Bible study series: BuildUP Bible studies are designed to encourage spiritual growth in specific areas.
Greg White is a retired pastor, having ministered at First Baptist Church, Pana, Ill., and churches in Iowa and Wisconsin. A former police officer and volunteer firefighter, Greg has also been a missionary evangelist with the Committee on Missionary Evangelism.
Scott Greening is the ninth generation in his family to serve in ministry. He has served on the staff of established churches and is currently a church planter. Scott holds an MA from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School.
Jeff Newman (DMin, Westminster Theological Seminary) is administrator for missionary soul care at Baptist Mid- Missions. He previously taught Bible and Biblical counseling courses at Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary. He and his wife, Sherry, have two children.
Michael Peck (DMin, Luther Rice Seminary) is vice president of Baptist Church Planters in Grafton, Ohio. He is involved in a national ministry involving marriage, parenting, and other counseling-related issues. Previously he filled the roles of pastor and assistant pastor in several churches in New York, served as chaplain of the Binghamton Police Department (Binghamton, N.Y.), and served on various ministry boards. Michael and his wife, Karen, have parented 25 children through birth, adoption, and foster parenting.
Douglas Brown (PhD, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School) is a professor of Biblical studies at Faith Baptist Theological Seminary, where he is also associate dean and New Testament Department chair. Doug has been in youth ministry since 1992 and serves as associate pastor of Faith Baptist Church, Cambridge, Iowa. He especially enjoys leading youth on short-term missions trips.
James Sewell (PhD, Bob Jones University), former professor of Bible, theology, and pastoral studies at Baptist Bible College, Springfield, Mo., serves as pastor of visitation and seniors at Graceway Baptist Church, Springfield, Mo. He and his wife, Linda, have three adult children.
Pete Mothershead has been a pastor, author, and evangelistic preacher during his many years of ministry. He developed Balanced Evangelism to help Christians share the gospel and continues that ministry as a missionary of Santa Clarita Baptist Church, Santa Clarita, Calif., where he was previously pastor for 24 years.