Sitting in for Fridays with Philip this week is our good friend Pastor Jay Dennis from Lakeland, Florida. Jay is co-founder of Wingman Nation, a national men's ministry that assists in the development and creation of men's groups in the local church. He also shared an overview of their Full Throttle Men's Rally coming up on Saturday, October 23rd.
Jay Dennis has served as a local church pastor for 40 years, 21 of those years as Senior Pastor of First Baptist Church at the Mall in Lakeland, Florida (1996- 2017). He received his Master of Divinity from Southwestern Theological Seminary and completed his Doctorate of Ministry at Fuller Theological Seminar. He's co-founded Wingman Nation, a Scripture-driven, local church-based men's ministry with three goals for every man: striving to be better husbands; better fathers; and more Christ-like and Godly men.
Kurt Goff, co-host of Kurt and Kate Mornings, is a broadcasting veteran with a pastor's heart. He is a graduate of Texas Christian University and has more than 30 years of experience anchoring television news and hosting a variety of radio programs around the country. Upbeat and encouraging, Kurt has a passion for connecting people to God. He and his wife, Liz, have two sons.
Kate Bruington is the co-host of Kurt and Kate Mornings, Midday host, and can also be heard on Music for Sunday. Originally from East Hartford, Conn., Kate brings years of TV and radio experience to Moody Radio in Florida. She attended Boston Conservatory of Music and traveled the country singing before entering the broadcasting field. Kate's pastimes are reading and writing, and she currently spends much of her free time writing a novel. She has two daughters and two grandchildren.