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David Roadcup Dr. David Roadcup is Professor of Discipleship and Global Outreach Representative with TCM International Institute. He has been in ministry for over 40 years. Besides youth ministries, senior/preaching ministries and college/seminary teaching through the years, Dr. Roadcup has authored numerous articles and three books. He has spoken in 37 states and 5 foreign countries. As one of the founding members of the men’s ministry Promise Keepers, he served on their Board of Directors for 11 years. In 2001, he was on the summer P.K. Men’s Conference Speaking Team. In addition to his wide-ranging ministry to the Church, teaching classes for TCMI and formerly at Cincinnati Christian University, he is presently on the Board of Directors of Christ in Youth in Joplin, Missouri (C.I.Y.) and the Board of Directors of Christian Arabic Services (C.A.S.). He has been married to Karen for over 50 years. Dave and Karen have two daughters, one son-in-law and three grandchildren. Dave’s great passion is discipling believers and helping Christians grow to deeper levels in their personal walk with Jesus Christ.
Revival: God Could Do It Again! *Editor’s Note: This is the final installment in our series on the Promise Keeper’s by one of PK’s founding members, David Roadcup. Here are the other articles in the series: Part 1: “Promise Keeper’s: The Beginning” Part 2: “The First Promise Keeper’s Event: Witnessing the Power of God” Part 3: “Promise Keepers and the Power... David Roadcup
On Gender and the Bible: Can Women Be Elders? (Part 5) “If you want something said, ask a man; if you want something done, ask a woman.” —Margaret Thatcher. “Women have discovered that they cannot rely on men’s chivalry to give them justice.” —Helen Keller. “It’s time to see what I can do, to test the limits and break through, no right, no wrong, no rules...
Promise Keepers: Stand in the Gap *Editor’s Note: David Roadcup was one of the founding architects of Promise Keepers. In this series, David shares some of the amazing things God did through the movement. In mid-1995, Promise Keepers president Randy Phillips began discussing the idea of a great gathering of men in Washington, D.C. This day would be a special day... David Roadcup
Promise Keepers: The Night We Encouraged Our Pastors When I was approached by Renew.org to write a series of articles about the founding of Promise Keepers, I was asked to recount what I had experienced and learned from eleven years on the Board of Directors at Promise Keepers. There are so many experiences to report. So many absolutely amazing moments to share. Through... David Roadcup
Promise Keepers & Stories of Changed Lives *Editor’s Note: David Roadcup was one of the founding architects of Promise Keepers. In this series, David shares some of the amazing things God did through the movement. The manager of a large business had an employee who had left his wife and moved in to live with his secretary. Several weeks later, the employee’s... David Roadcup
Church Leaders Need Friends It shouldn’t be a surprise that church leaders need solid friendships. But how? What does it look like? For help on this, I reached out to some trusted church leaders who have cultivated solid friendships. It looks like…Levels. John Caldwell There are several levels of healthy relationships. For instance, I have many acquaintances, men whom...
The Promise Keepers and Spiritual Warfare Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of His might. Put on the full armor of God, so that you will be able to stand firm against the schemes of the devil. For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the powers, against the world forces... David Roadcup
Q: What Are Men Really Hungry For? (Part 1) *Editor’s Note: What are some things that men deeply hunger for, which can be met through discipling relationships with other men? We asked a panel of men who have discipled other men before, and here’s Part 1 of their answers: A: Growth & Brotherhood By David Roadcup First, many men in the body of Christ...
Promise Keepers and the Power of Prayer “The fervent, effective prayer of a righteous man can accomplish much.” — James 5:16 “And he was telling them a parable to show that at all times they ought to pray and not to lose heart.” — Luke 18:1 “Pray without ceasing.” — I Thess. 5:17 Prayer played a huge role in the Promise Keepers... David Roadcup
The First Promise Keepers Event: Witnessing the Power of God “Now to Him who is able to do far more abundantly beyond all that we ask or think, according to the power that works within us, to Him be the glory in the church and in Christ Jesus to all generations forever and ever. Amen” (Eph. 3:20-21). The first formal Promise Keepers meeting took place... David Roadcup
Promise Keepers: The Beginning We proclaim Him, admonishing every man and teaching every man with all wisdom, so that we may present every man complete in Christ. For this purpose also I labor, striving according to His power, which mightily works within me. – Col. 1:28-29 I was one of the founding leaders of the Promise Keepers Men’s Movement... David Roadcup
3 Ways to Shepherd Well One of the foremost elders of the church, the Apostle Peter, gives us a clear picture of our role as elders. In 1 Peter 5:1-4, he states: Therefore, I exhort the elders among you, as your fellow elder and witness of the sufferings of Christ, and a partaker also of the glory that is to... David Roadcup