Speakers/Equipping Events

The speakers below have been approved by the CMC Executive Board and are recommended for use in CMC churches. You are encouraged to contact the speakers directly.

More details about these speakers can be obtained from the CMC office at office@cmcrosedale.org or by calling 740-857-1234.

Speakers are available to speak on the following topics:

      • Bible
      • Personal and Congregational Evangelism
      • Leadership
      • Marriage/Family/Relationships
      • Revival/Evangelistic
      • Youth
      • Church Health/Growth
      • Evangelicalism/Anabaptism


Dale Keffer
Keffer, Dale-7715
Pastor, Providence Mennonite Church, 1974-Present; Adjunct Instructor, Rosedale Bible College, 1991-2002; Bible Conferences

Adin Miller
Pastor, Bethel Mennonite Church, 1992-Present; Revival Meetings, Bible Conferences


Personal and Congregational Evangelism

Joe Showalter
BA, Ohio State University; M.Div., Trinity Evangelical Divinity School; Pastor, Grace Christian Fellowship, 1990-2002; President, Rosedale Mennonite Missions, 2002-Present; Instructor, Rosedale Bible College, 2003-Present; Missions Conferences and Church Retreats


Tom Beachy

BS in Biology, Eastern Mennonite University; Associate Pastor, Alden Mennonite Church, 1980-1990; Pastor, Pigeon River Mennonite Church, 1990-2006; RMM Communications Director, 2006-2011; Revival Meetings and Bible Conferences


Luke Kuepfer
Kuepfer, Luke
M.A. in Leadership from Asbury Seminary, Leadership developer and life coach, President of Reverb Network, author, speaker


Mel Shetler

Certificate, Rosedale Bible College; Coursework at Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary and Fuller Theological Seminary; Founder and Director of Teen Haven Youth Center, 1972-1974; Founder and Pastor of Maple City Chapel, 1974-Present; Church and Leadership Consultation, Church Renewal, Leadership Retreats



Conrad & Lynette Showalter

BA in Religious Studies, Ohio State University; MS.Ed in Counseling and Guidance, Indiana University; Instructor/Administrator at Clinton Christian School, 1976 to 2002; Beacon Editor, 2004-Present; Part-time Instructor at Rosedale Bible College, 2004-present; Pastor, Siloam Fellowship, 1998-2011; (Lynette, BS in Social Work, Goshen College; MSW, Andrews University;) Marriage and Family Retreats


Don Showalter

BS Anthropology, Ohio State University; School Administrator/Missions, 1971-1986; Missions Administration, Impact North, 1986-1996; Business consultant/facilitator/trainer, 1997-Present; Marriage Conferences/Counseling


Steve & Phyllis Swartz
Rice, Jerry - 2-2

AB in Psychology, University of Michigan; MSW, Ohio State University; MA Resident Ministries, Cincinnati Christian Seminary; Pastor, London Christian Fellowship,1985-2002; General Secretary, Conservative Mennonite Conference, 2003-Present; (Phyllis, BS in Education, Antioch College; MA in Education, Ohio State University; Teacher, London City Schools 1988-Present); Marriage and Family (Parenting) Retreats


James Wagler

Pastor, Woodside Mennonite Church, 1997-2000, Marriage Ministry, Freedom Hills Ministries, 2002-Present; Marriage and Family Seminars/Counseling


Bob Yoder

Certificate in Pastoral Counseling, Emerge Ministries; Internship under John Regier; Associate pastor, Peabody Mennonite Church, 1983-1988; Associate pastor, Faith Christian Fellowship Church, 1992-1995; Pastor, Dayspring Mennonite Church, 1996-Present; Marriage Seminars and Retreats



Phil Stutzman

Pastor, Light in the Valley, 1995-2000; Pastor, Harvest Worship Center, 2000-2006; Revival Meetings


Tom Beachy

BBS in Biology, Eastern Mennonite University; Associate Pastor, Alden Mennonite Church, 1980-1990; Pastor, Pigeon River Mennonite Church, 1990-2006; RMM Communications Director, 2006-present; Revival Meetings and Bible Conferences


John Gunden

Coursework from Heritage University; Youth For Christ Director and Coordinator, 1985-1991; President, R U Red E Ministries, 1991-Present, Pastor, The River’s Edge, 1999-Present; Youth Retreats



Reuben Sairs

BS Secondary Education (Penn State University), MA Religious Studies (University of Mobile). Graduate studies at the University of Alabama and Kent State University; Pastor/church planter in Mobile, Alabama for Good News Fellowship (originally through Lancaster Conference & EMM) 1989-2001, Full-time faculty and Director of Library Services, Rosedale Bible College, 2002-Present, Bible Conferences