Couples’ Enrichment Weekend Speakers

February 26 & 27, 2016
Bridges Community Church

This year’s speakers are husband and wife co-authors Jim and Dr. Sarah Sumner.

Jim and Dr. Sarah Sumner are celebrating twenty years of marriage this year.  They are co-authors of the book  Just How Married do You Want to Be? and co-founders of Right on Mission, a ministry that strives to teach and encourage Christ-followers to live mission-driven lives for God.

Jim graduated with a B.S. from Illinois State University and has Masters degrees from Azusa Pacific University and A.W. Tozer Theological Seminary.  He has served on church staffs as the Facilities Manager, Children’s and Youth Pastor, Teaching Pastor, and Pastor of Spiritual Formation.  Jim also is an adjunct professor and addresses keynotes at men’s retreats.

Dr. Sarah Sumner is the first woman in the United States to have served as dean and full professor of a conservative seminary.  She is also the first woman to earn a Ph.D. in Systemic Theology from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, to be a Teaching Pastor at New Song Church in San Dimas, CA, and to be the Dean of A.W. Tozer Theological Seminary.  She is a speaker and author of Leadership Above the LineMen and Women in the Church, and her newest, Angry Like Jesus.