SEARCH FOR THE TRUTH
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People Involved with This Project
Read about the people interviewed in the video Jesus Christ / Joseph Smith.
Marvin is the director of Utah Christian Publications.
Scott Gallatin is the pastor of Calvary Chapel Finger Lakes in Farmington, New York.
I was born and raised a Latter Day Saint. My folks were good people. I had good people for siblings. I had good people for friends. I was active in the LDS Church in every way possible, which culminated in serving as the Stake Mission President in Salt Lake Stake the oldest stake in the church.
DENNIS & RAUNI HIGLEY
Dennis and Rauni Higley live in Sandy, Utah. Rauni is originally a Finnish citizen and served as a Mormon missionary in Finland. Dennis is an American who also served as a Mormon missionary in Finland.
TIM & KAREN HOWARD
Tim and Karen Howard are former members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Tim and Karen left the LDS church after realizing they had been deceived.
Dave Hunt has been actively involved in the countercult movement for over two decades. He is described as “an internationally recognized cult expert.”
Joel Kramer is the Director of Living Hope Ministries from Brigham City, Utah. Their mission statement is: “Living Hope Ministries exists to share biblical truths with Mormons, and to educate and equip Christian individuals, ministries and churches to reach Mormons for the biblical Jesus Christ.” Living Hope Ministries has produced several DVDs to shed light on the deception of Mormon beliefs.
Brian J. Mackert was born a member of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints church (FLDS), which believes that the LDS Church is in apostasy.
Jon McCartney is pastor of the First Baptist Church in Tooele, Utah.
FLOYD C. MCELVEEN
Floyd C. McElveen, better known as “Brother Mac,” grew up in Mississippi religious but was lost. Graduating from Western Baptist Seminary in Portland, Oregon he then moved to Alaska as a missionary for 14 years. Brother Mac has started Churches in Alaska, Idaho and Washington and was a National Evangelist for the CBHMS.
Roger Oakland is the founder of Understanding the Times International, a counter-cult ministry. Understand The Times International is a non-profit ministry registered in both the United States and Canada. Roger is also an international renown speaker and author.
Phil Roberts is president of Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, in Kansas City. Roberts served as director of the Interfaith Witness Department of the North American Mission Board for the Southern Baptist Convention where, in 1998, he was responsible for producing the video The Mormon Puzzle. Roberts has also authored several other articles on the truths of Mormonism.
Sandra was born January 14, 1941 in Salt Lake City, Utah, to Ivan and Georgia McGee. Her parents were married in the Salt Lake Temple. She was baptized into the LDS Church in southern California when she was eight years old. She is a great-great-granddaughter of Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church.
Chip Thompson is the director of Tri-Grace Ministries in Ephraim, UT. Tri-Grace Ministries runs a college house facility, which is “intended to be a safe haven for all Christian students who attend Snow College.” Read more ›
Dr. John Whitcomb is president of Whitcomb Ministries and former professor of Theology and Old Testament studies at Graceland Theological Seminary. Whitcomb is also co-author of The Genesis Flood which helped play a founding role in the modern “Creation Science” movement.
The New York State President as well as other LDS leadership in Utah declined to be interviewed for this video.
FUNDING + PRODUCTION
Funding for this project was made possible by an informal association of numerous churches, ministries and individuals.
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