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Meet The Faculty

Faculty

Pastor Jeff WisotPastor Jeff Wisot

AA in Biblical Studies Tacoma Bible College. BA in Biblical Studies Maryland Bible College and Seminary, Baltimore, MD. Masters of Leadership from Luther Rice University. Founding Pastor of Life Community Church and Delaware Bible College. He has served in Christian Ministry since 1985, and has been the Pastor at Life Community Church since 1994. Pastor Wisot  has served as the vice chairman of Community Hope of Delaware since its inception in 2006. He represents Delaware Bible College to the Community Hope Board. Pastor Wisot formally served on the Board of Maryland Bible College and Seminary his Alma Mater. He has served on the Evangelical Minister’s Fellowship (New Castle County) Leadership team, planning monthly meetings for local pastors and churches in the Newark area since 2010. Pastor Wisot has encouraged and lead by example in missions by visiting multiple countries within Europe and India.   jwisot@gmail.com

Dr. George NicholsDr. George Nichols, Jr.

Dr. Nichols joined Faith Baptist Church as Senior Pastor in July 1987. A graduate of Cairn University, he received a Doctor of Ministry from Luther Rice Seminary and an MA in Counseling from Liberty University. Florida Bible College honored him with a Doctor of Divinity Degree. He has been a pastor for over 52 years, 25 of which were spent at Faith Baptist church in Wilmington, DE and 20 years at Pennsville Baptist Church in Mt. Pleasant, PA, where he served prior to coming to Faith Baptist Church. Dr. Nichols serves on the Boards Out-Island Ministries, and Military Evangelism Inc.  He is a member of the Evangelical Theological Society and the American Association of Christian Counselors. He is a speaker at many churches and Bible Conferences. He has ministered and taught in the Bahamas, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Brazil, Germany, Ukraine, Czech Republic, Italy, Greece, Egypt, and Israel. Dr. Nichols also taught at Cairn University (formerly PBU) in the degree completion program. Dr. Nichols is available for Pulpit Supply, Conferences: Bible, Prophecy, Missions, and Evangelistic and Interim Pastorates.

 Dr. Clint Scott

Dr.  Scott is the Senior Pastor at First Baptist Church in New Castle, DE.  After graduating from South Davidson High School, his education resumed at Fruitland Baptist Bible Institute where he graduated with an Associate’s Degree in Church Ministry. In 1995 he enrolled in Wingate University and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree, in August, 1997. In 1999 his studies began at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary where he would graduate in 2001 with a Master’s of Divinity and in 2007 with a Doctorate. God has allowed him to pastor churches in South Carolina and North Carolina for 19 years. In November 2012 God called him to be the senior pastor of First Baptist Church.

 Rev. Jay Hollinshead

B. A. – Washington Bible College, Lanham, MD. 1980, in Bible, emphasis in Pastoral Theology
M.Div. – Capital Bible Seminary, Lanham, MD. 1988, in Bible, emphasis in Pastoral Theology
PhD. work – (finished course work, 2015) – Baptist Bible Seminary, Clarks Summit, PA. Jay currently has 51 of 60 credit hours toward a fully accredited PhD, with emphasis in Systematic Theology, and is working on Comprehensives this Spring semester, and his Dissertation (the final 9 credit hours) is planned for this summer of 2016. He is published in Bibliotheca Sacra (of Dallas Theological Seminary), “What is Good for Man? An Exposition of Ecclesiastes 7:1-14,” 170:677 (Jan. 2013). He has been pastoring for 35 years, and has been a keynote speaker in conferences for pastors and homeschoolers in Hungary and Romania in 2000-2001 under Westminster Biblical Missions, president Dr. Robert Rapp. He taught as an Adjunct Professor in the Masters’ level degree program at Capital Bible Seminary (CBS), Lanham MD, 1999-2004 under the leadership of Academic Dean, Dr. George Harton (CBS is now a graduate school of Lancaster Bible College). He loves his wife, family, church family, students and community.

Rev. Craig Bracy

Rev. A. Craig Bracy, MAR in Biblical Studies and Missions from Evangelical Theological Seminary, Church of the Brethren licensed minister, served in various church and parachurch ministries; MEd in Science and Math Education from Arcadia University, PA / DE certified science and math teacher, taught many secondary and college classes in Bible, history, English, science, math, computers and coached sports, Delaware Bible College adjunct instructor since summer of 2012.

 Pastor Champ Thornton

Champ began serving as associate pastor at Ogletown in 2012. Before coming to Delaware, Champ lived most of his life in the Carolinas. He finished seminary in 2000 and for a number of years pastored at Grace Bible Church near Spartanburg, South Carolina. In addition to pastoral ministry, Champ has also served as a curriculum author and as director of SOMA, a Gospel-centered ministry training school in Columbus, Ohio.

Dr. Rick DodsonDr. Rick Dodson

After teaching world history in public school for a number of years, Rick left the educational community to join the family business. He spent 15 years in the office equipment industry before going to seminary. After graduating from Dallas Theological Seminary, with a Masters of Theology, Rick’s first ministry assignment was as an assistant pastor in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. In the Summer of 1996, the Lord led Rick and his family to Delaware where he served as a senior pastor for 16 years. During that time, he earned his Doctor of Ministry from Dallas Seminary. Rick is also the founder and president of Church Consulting Service, Inc. an independent consulting firm that specializes in helping churches successfully navigate through troubled waters. Rick joined the pastoral staff of Bible Fellowship Church in July 2013 as an Associate Pastor.