Joel DeSelm committed his life to Jesus Christ in 1971 and has served the Lord as a teacher/coach in the public schools and then as a pastor for over 30 years.
Joel has an extensive teaching ministry, having spoken in hundreds of camps, conferences, churches, seminars, and retreats both in the United States as well as overseas.
He has been to the Holy Land five times and has recently published a devotional book Lessons from the Land. His undergraduate degree is from Ball State University and he holds masters degrees from Indiana University and Huntington University.
An ordained minister in the Missionary Church, he and his wife, Judy, live in South Bend, IN and have three married sons and six grandchildren.