Influential Signatories

Heads of the Evangelical Immigration Table
    • Leith Anderson, President, National Association of Evangelicals
    • Stephan Bauman, President and CEO, World Relief
    • David Beckmann, President, Bread for the World
    • Noel Castellanos, CEO, Christian Community Development Association
    • Luis Cortés, President, Esperanza
    • Russell D. Moore, President, Southern Baptist Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission
    • William Robinson, Interim President, Council for Christian Colleges & Universities
    • Samuel Rodriguez, President, National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference
    • Gabriel Salguero, President, National Latino Evangelical Coalition
    • Mathew Staver, Chairman and Founder, Liberty Counsel
    • Richard Stearns, President, World Vision U.S.

    • Jim Wallis, President and CEO, Sojourners
Heads and Former Heads of Evangelical Denominations
    • Randall A. Bach, President, Open Bible Churches
    • Gary M. Benedict, President, The Christian and Missionary Alliance, United States
    • Joel Boot, Executive Director, Christian Reformed Church of North America
    • Ed Boschman, Executive Director, U.S. Mennonite Brethren
    • Eugénio Duarte, General Superintendent, Church of the Nazarene
    • Robert Duncan, Archbishop and Primate, Anglican Church in North America
    • Jim Eschenbrenner, General Council Secretary, Christian Union
    • Ronnie Floyd, President, Southern Baptist Convention
    • David Graves, General Superintendent, Church of the Nazarene
    • William J. Hamel, President, Evangelical Free Church of America
    • Bruce Hill, Bishop, Evangelical Congregational Church
    • Bill Hossler, President, The Missionary Church
    • Ken Hunn, Executive Director, The Brethren Church
    • Steven R. Jones, President, The Missionary Church, Inc.
    • David W. Kendall, Bishop, Free Methodist Church–USA
    • Jo Anne Lyon, General Superintendent, The Wesleyan Church
    • Rob McCleland, Executive Director, North American Baptist Conference
    • Jesse Middendorf, General Superintendent, Church of the Nazarene
    • Suzii Paynter, Executive Coordinator, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship
    • Jerry D. Porter, General Superintendent, Church of the Nazarene
    • Phil Strout, National Director, Vineyard USA
    • Joseph Tkach, President and Pastor General, Grace Communion International
    • Stan Toler, General Superintendent, Church of the Nazarene
    • Berten Waggoner, Former National Director, Vineyard USA
    • Gary Walter, President, The Evangelical Covenant Church
    • J.K. Warrick, General Superintendent, Church of the Nazarene
    • Phil Whipple, Bishop, United Brethren in Christ
    • Mark Williams, General Overseer, Church of God (Cleveland, TN)
    • George Wood, General Superintendent, General Council of the Assemblies of God
    • Bryant Wright, President, Southern Baptist Convention
Leaders of Evangelical Organizations
    • Scott Arbeiter, Board Chair, World Relief
    • Matthew Ayers, Executive Director, Dream Centers of Colorado Springs
    • Leroy Barber, President, Mission Year
    • Paul Cedar, Chair and CEO, Mission America Coalition
    • Jim Daly, President and CEO, Focus on the Family
    • Kit Danley, President, Neighborhood Ministries
    • Jude DelHierro, Executive Director, Confluence Ministries
    • Mark DeYmaz, Executive Director, Mosaix Global Network
    • Daniel F. Flores, President, Sociedad Wesleyana
    • Jose L. Gonzalez, Founder and President, Semilla, Inc.
    • Wayne Gordon, Chairman and President, Christian Community Development Association
    • Alec Hill, President and CEO, InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA
    • Benjamin Homan, President, John Stott Ministries/Langham Partnership
    • Gregory C.V. Johnson, President and Founder, Standing Together
    • Richard Land, President Emeritus, Southern Baptist Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission

    • Jim Liske, CEO, Prison Fellowship Ministries
    • Alejandro Mandes, Director of Hispanic Ministries, Evangelical Free Church
    • Jim Mellado, President, Willow Creek Association
    • Jesse Miranda, Chief Executive Director, National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference
    • Steve Moore, President, Missio Nexus
    • Doug Nuenke, President, Navigators
    • Don Osman, President, Lead Global
    • Kevin Palau, President, Luis Palau Association
    • Luis Palau, Founder and CEO, Luis Palau Association
    • Josue del Risco, National Coordinator, Church Mobilization Group, North American Mission Board
    • Mike Rolfes, Executive Director, Renew Chicago
    • Rick Ryan, Convoy of Hope
    • Doug Seebeck, Executive Director, Partners Worldwide
    • Ronald J. Sider, President, Evangelicals for Social Action
    • Ed Stetzer, President, Lifeway Research
    • T.V. Thomas, Chair, Ethnic America Network
    • Arturo Vargas, Executive Director, National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials
    • Luis Villareal, Executive Director, Save Our Youth
    • Barbara Williams-Skinner, Co-Chair, National African American Clergy Network
    • Ken Wytsma, Founder, The Justice Conference
Leaders of Evangelical Universities and Seminaries
    • Danny Akin, President, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary
    • Jason Allen, President, Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
    • Mark Bailey, President, Dallas Theological Seminary
    • Jay Barnes, President, Bethel University
    • David Black, President, Eastern University
    • Bill Brown, President, Cedarville University
    • Joseph Castleberry, President, Northwest University
    • Andrea Cook, President, Warner Pacific College
    • Timothy George, Dean, Beeson Divinity School, Samford University
    • Dennis Hollinger, President, Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary
    • John Jackson, President, William Jessup University
    • Mark Labberton, President, Fuller Theological Seminary
    • Gordon MacDonald, Chancellor, Denver Seminary
    • Dan Martin, President, Seattle Pacific University
    • Corlis McGee, President, Eastern Nazarene College
    • Richard J. Mouw, President, Fuller Theological Seminary
    • Shirley Mullen, President, Houghton College
    • Paige Patterson, President, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
    • Philip Ryken, President, Wheaton College
    • Joseph Stowell, President, Cornerstone University
    • Timothy Tennent, President, Asbury Seminary
    • Mark Young, President, Denver Seminary
    • Craig Williford, President, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
Evangelical Journalists, Authors, Artists, Business and Thought Leaders
    • Cheryl Broetje, Vista Hermosa Foundation
    • Dr. Don Buckley, Physician, Pensacola, FL
    • Victor G. Carrillo, President and Chief Operating Officer, Zion Oil and Gas
    • Shane Claiborne, Author and Activist
    • Andy Crouch, Author and Editor-at-Large, Christianity Today
    • Margaret Feinberg, Author and Speaker
    • John Fuder, Author
    • Art Gay, Minister-at-Large, Evangelical Initiatives International
    • Troy and Sara Groves, Musicians
    • Gary Kinnaman, Grace Unlimited
    • Jonathan Merritt, Faith & Culture Writer
    • David Neff, Editor-in-Chief, Christianity Today
    • Shauna Niequist, Author
    • John Perkins, Founder, Christian Community Development Association
    • Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove, Author
    • Malcolm Yarnell, Editor of the Southwestern Journal of Theology, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
Other Denominational and Network Leaders
    • Paul Borthwick, Senior Consultant, Development Associates International
    • Eddie Broussard, Sr. Vice President, Navigators
    • Walter Contreras, La Red de Pastores del Sur de California
    • Kimberly Dirmann, Supervisor, Foursquare Southwest District
    • Jose Garcia, State Overseer, California, Church of God of Prophecy
    • Lydia Gonzalez D’Ross, Oklahoma Director, National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference
    • Jorge Fuentes, President & Founder, La Red de Oracion USA
    • Jeff Johnson, Executive Director, Mile High Ministries
    • Jack Lumanog, Canon to the Archbishop and Chief Operating Officer, Anglican Church in North America
    • Frank Lyons, Assistant Bishop of the Anglican Diocese of Pittsburgh, Anglican Church in North America
    • Robert Mills, Executive Director, Kansas-Nebraska Convention of Southern Baptists
    • René Molina, Pastor Principal, Iglesias de Restauración/ELIM, Southern California
    • Carl Nelson, President, Transform Minnesota
    • Rogelio Ovalle, Superintendent, Council of Assemblies of God Northern Pacific Latin American District
    • Jim Richards, Executive Director, Southern Baptist of Texas Convention, Grapevine
    • Jesse Rincones, President, Hispanic Baptist Convention of Texas
    • Dennis J. Rivera, District Superintendent, Council of Assemblies of God Central District
    • David Warren, State Representative, Ohio Association of Regular Baptist Churches
    • David Warren, Executive Director, Open Door Ministries
    • Rev. Janie Wead-Mobley, Director Hispanic Project, Assemblies of God U.S. Mission
    • Jim Wideman, Executive Director, Baptist Convention of New England
Pastors
    • Adan Aguirre, Senior Pastor, Impacto de Fe (Arvada, CO)
    • Kenton Beshore, Senior Pastor, Mariners Church (Irvine, CA)
    • Stuart and Jill Briscoe, Ministers at Large, Elmbrook Church (Brookfield, WI)
    • Rob Bugh, Senior Pastor, Wheaton Bible Church (West Chicago, IL)
    • Felix Cabrera, Hispanic Pastor, Quail Springs Baptist Church (Oklahoma City, OK)
    • Tim Celek, Lead Pastor, The Crossing (Costa Mesa, CA)
    • Matt Carter, Lead Pastor, Austin Stone Community Church, Austin
    • Matt Chandler, Senior Pastor, The Village Church/President, Acts 29 Church Planting Network, Fort Worth
    • Jackson Crum, Lead Pastor, Park Community Church (Chicago, IL)
    • Dharius Daniels, Founder and Senior Pastor, Kingdom Church (Ewing, NJ)
    • Alberto Delgado, Founder and Senior Pastor, Alpha & Omega Church (Miami, FL)
    • Jerry Dirmann, Founder and Senior Pastor, The Rock (Anaheim, CA)
    • Scott Dudley, Senior Pastor, Bellevue Presbyterian Church (Bellevue, WA)
    • Joe Duke, Founder and Senior Pastor, LifePoint Church (Baltimore, MD)
    • Tony Evans, Senior Pastor, Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship (Dallas, TX)
    • Dave Ferguson, Lead Pastor, Community Christian Church (Naperville, IL)
    • David Fleming, Pastor, Champion Forest Baptist Church (Houston, TX)
    • Mark Fuller, Senior Pastor, Grove City Church of the Nazarene (Grove City, OH)
    • David Galvan, Pastor, Iglesia Bautista Nueva Vida (Dallas, TX)
    • Danny Garrido, Pastor, The Crossing Church (Colorado Springs, CO)
    • Jose Gonzalez, Pastor, Harvest Bible Church (Phoenix, AZ)
    • Dave Gibbons, Senior Pastor and Founder, Newsong Church and Xealots (Irvine, CA)
    • J.D. Greear, Lead Pastor, The Summit Church (Durham, NC)
    • Philip Griffin, Senior Pastor, Elmbrook Church (Brookfield, WI)
    • Juan Guillén, Pastor, Willow Creek Casa de Luz, Willow Creek Community Church, (South Barrington, IL)
    • Cynthia Hale, Senior Pastor, Ray of Hope Christian Church (Decatur, GA)
    • Steve Harling, Lead Pastor, Foothills Community Church (Arvada, CO)
    • Michael Hidalgo, Pastor, Denver Community Church (Denver, CO)
    • Spike Hogan, Senior Pastor, Chet’s Creek Church (Jacksonville, FL)
    • Joel Hunter, Senior Pastor, Northland, A Church Distributed (Longwood, FL)
    • Bill and Lynne Hybels, Founders, Willow Creek Community Church (South Barrington, IL)
    • Robert Jeffress, Senior Pastor, First Baptist Church (Dallas, TX)
    • John Jenkins, Senior Pastor, First Baptist Church of Glenarden (MD)
    • Wilfredo de Jesus, Senior Pastor, New Life Covenant Church (Chicago, IL)
    • Tyler Johnson, Lead Pastor, Redemption Church (Phoenix, AZ)
    • Alan Kraft, Lead Pastor, Christ Community Church (Greeley, CO)
    • Lee de Leon, Executive Pastor, Templo Calvario (Los Angeles, CA)
    • Nick Lilo, Lead Pastor, Waterstone Community Church (Littleton, CO)
    • Crawford Loritts, Senior Pastor, Fellowship Bible Church (Roswell, GA)
    • Max Lucado, Minister of Preaching, Oak Hills Church (San Antonio, TX)
    • Troy Jackson, Senior Pastor, University Christian Church (Cincinnati, OH)
    • Mark Jobe, Lead Pastor, New Life Community Church (Chicago, IL)
    • Rigo Magaña, Senior Pastor, New Hope Christian Fellowship (Greeley, CO)
    • Eliacib Marquez, Pastor, Nuevo Pacto Centro Cristiano (Denver, CO)
    • Tom Melton, Pastor, Greenwood Community (Greenwood Village, CO)
    • Dave McDowell, Senior Pastor, Community Fellowship Church (West Chicago, IL)
    • Kevin McGinley, Pastor, South Gate (Ft. Collins, CO)
    • James Merritt, Lead Pastor, Cross Pointe Church (Duluth, GA)
    • Rich Nathan, Senior Pastor, Vineyard Columbus (OH)
    • Carlos Ortiz, Founder and Senior Pastor, Cristo Vive Churches (Miami, FL)
    • Daniel Prieto, Pastor, Foursquare Church (San Antonio, TX)
    • Dennis Rivera, Pastor, Central District Assemblies of God (Denver, CO)
    • Bob Roberts, Senior Pastor, NorthWood Church (Keller, TX)
    • Alan Robinson, Senior Pastor, Carlisle Brethren in Christ Church (PA)
    • Hanibal Rodriguez, Lead Pastor, Iglesia del Pueblo (West Chicago, IL)
    • Mike Romberger, Senior Pastor, Mission Hills Church (Littleton, CO)
    • Randall Ross, Senior Pastor, Calvary Church (Naperville, IL)
    • Chris Schutte, Senior Pastor, Christ Church Anglican (Phoenix, AZ)
    • Kerry and Chris Shook, Founding Pastors, Woodlands Church (Woodlands, TX)
    • S.E. Silva, Pastor, Globeville Community Church (Denver, CO)
    • Michelle Swanson, Associate, First Pres Colorado Springs (CO)
    • Jim Tolle, Senior Pastor, La Iglesia En El Camino (Los Angeles, CA)
    • David Uth, Senior Pastor, First Baptist Church (Orlando, FL)
    • Joseito Valasquez, Pastor, Healing Waters Family Center (Wheat Ridge, CO)
    • Phil Vaughn, Lead Pastor, Southeast Christian Church (Parker, CO)
    • Jim Walters, Senior Pastor, Bear Valley Church (Lakewood, CO)
    • Greg Waybright, Senior Pastor, Lake Avenue Church (Pasadena, CA)
    • Chris Williamson, Senior Pastor and Founder, Strong Tower Bible Church (Franklin, TN)
    • Sandy Willson, Senior Minister, Second Presbyterian Church (Memphis, TN)
    • Dave Workman, Senior Pastor, Vineyard Cincinnati Church (OH)
    • Paul Zink, Pastor, New Life Christian Fellowship (Jacksonville, FL)
    • John Zivojinovic, Senior Pastor, Grace Chapel (Englewood, CO)
Other Evangelical Academic Leaders
    • M. Daniel Carroll, Distinguished Professor of Old Testament, Denver Seminary
    • Lamar Cooper, Senior Professor of Old Testament and Archaeology, Criswell College
    • William Dembski, Research Professor of Philosophy, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
    • Michael Emerson, Professor of Sociology, Rice University
    • David Gushee, Director, Center for Theology and Public Life, Mercer University
    • Robin Hadaway, Vice President for Institutional Initiatives, Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
    • Dan Heimbach, Senior Professor of Christian Ethics, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary
    • Steve Lemke, Provost, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
    • Juan Francisco Martínez, Associate Provost, Fuller Theological Seminary
    • Scot McKnight, Professor of New Testament, Northern Seminary
    • C. Ben Mitchell, Graves Professor of Moral Philosophy, Union University
    • Tom Parker, Director, Fuller Seminary Southwest
    • Phil Roberts, Former President, Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
    • Daniel Rodriguez, Associate Professor, Pepperdine University
    • Daniel Sanchez, Professor of Missions, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
    • Will Stoller-Lee, Director, Fuller Theological Seminary
    • Walker Tzeng, Chief Operating Officer, Olivet University
    • Wilmer Villacorta, Assistant Professor, Fuller Theological Seminary

(Titles and institutions are provided for identification purposes only and do not constitute endorsements by those institutions)