2021 Speakers

Dr. Wade Paschal - Evangelist

Dr. Wade Paschal, a retired pastor and a Bible teacher, was educated at Princeton University, Asbury Theological Seminary, and Cambridge University, and is the author of a number of books and articles on the Bible and ministry.


His academic areas of interest are the Gospel of John, Judaism, apocalyptic literature and farewell discourses.  Wade is the President of United Christian Ashrams International, is a contributing author on Seedbed.com, an online Christian resource for study and devotion, and has led popular tours of the Holy Land.

Dory Barber

Bible Teacher

After receiving a BFA in Theatre from Southwestern University, Dori began to use her talent and training in numerous community and church productions, as an actor, director and playwright. Her favorite roles in life are being wife to Keith, and mom to Claire, Caleb and Josh.

As a founding board member of We Will Speak, Dori remains active in the non-profit organization dedicated to helping young adults who have aged-out of the Foster Care system, find and develop their voices.

Dori is a student at Asbury Theological Seminary and when she is not studying, volunteering or working, she might be found feeding cattle, building a fence, or hiking and hunting at her parents’ ranch near Medina, TX.