PASTORS & LEADERS

SUMMIT 2022

A solution for delaware

Bob Vander Plaats, CEO of The FAMiLY LEADER, gave us a plan for Delaware, inspired by the influence that pastors in Iowa have had over the direction and culture of their state.

Bob Vander Plaats

Bob Vander Plaats is President and CEO of The FAMiLY LEADER in Iowa.  His leadership and voice for the family is frequently noted and his comments are widely requested by a vast array of national and international media outlets, including The Wall Street Journal, Fox News, and many others. In addition to being an author, Bob is a highly sought after speaker. His passion to make a difference is contagious and his insight intriguing as he weaves lessons from his various experiences and leadership successes in education, in health care and human services, in politics, in business and in ministry.

now is the time for unity and courage. 

Listen as Matt Sharp and Nicole Theis explain what’s about to hit us in Delaware and why it’s important for church and ministry leaders to take a stand in unity.

Matt Sharp

Matt Sharp serves as senior counsel and state government relations national director with Alliance Defending Freedom, where he focuses on state and local legislative matters. Since joining ADF in 2010, Sharp has also worked on important cases advancing religious freedom and free speech. He has won cases upholding the rights of students to form religious clubs, invite classmates to church, and even perform a religious song at a school talent show. He authored an amicus brief to the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of nearly 9,000 students, parents, and community members asking the Court to uphold students’ right to privacy against government intrusion.