Dr. Flanders was converted to Christ in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, in 1963. He served as the pastor of the Juniata Baptist Church in Tuscola County, Michigan, for almost 30 years. During his pastorate, the church operated a Christian school, conducted extensive evangelistic efforts both locally and nationally, maintained a growing missions program, and sponsored a weekly radio broadcast. Bro. Flanders has both an earned Bachelor’s degree and a Master’s. In 1988, Pensacola Christian College conferred upon him an honorary Doctorate of Divinity. He has written numerous articles, published in such venues as the Detroit News, Sword of the Lord, Frontline, Maranatha, Christian View of the News, Church Bus News, Pulpit Helps, Revival Magazine, and Preach the Word. Dr. Flanders is keenly interested the revival history of America, speaking optimistically about the possibilities of a new revival era in our day.