Allen S. Nelson IV is the pastor of Perryville Second Baptist Church in Perryville, Arkansas. He and his wife Stephanie have been married since 2006 and have 5 children. Besides enjoying time with his family, Allen loves teaching the Bible, reading good books, and time outdoors. He is the author of <a href="http://thingsabove.us/product/from-death-to-life/">From Death to Life: How Salvation Works</a> and <a href="http://thingsabove.us/product/before-the-throne/">Before The Throne: Reflections on God’s Holiness</a> He is an avid Dallas Cowboys and Arkansas Razorbacks fan, which means he's always excited about 'next year.' You can follow him on twitter <a href="https://twitter.com/cuatronelson">@cuatronelson</a>.
By God’s grace, Chuck Ivey grew up in a Christian home and came to know Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior at a young age. He has been married to his wife Ashley for 20 years. They have seven high energy children by adoption (yes seven), also by God’s grace. Chuck works full time in local law enforcement as an investigator and chaplain. He serves as a deacon and teacher at Beech Haven Baptist Church in Athens, GA. Chuck is a graduate of Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary where he earned a Masters of Theological Studies. Coffee and books are involved. You can follow him on Twitter @3378Ivey
Dave Mitchell IV lives in Houston, TX, with his wife Heidi and 3 young daughters. He's currently serving as an elder at University Park Baptist Church, where he has the joy of teaching Sunday School and occasionally "pinch-hitting" in the pulpit. During the week, Dave works in the medical research industry, translating medical jargon into English for cancer patients. Dave loves reading but struggles to read as many books as he buys; his "to-be-read shelf" currently comprises 2 bookcases.
George Alvarado is a now retired member of our Armed Forces, has a beautiful wife, a very tall son, and currently resides in Texas. Since he was born again on January 11, 2004, God has called him for the work of the ministry. He's served alongside his Elders as a Sunday School teacher (adults and children), Evangelist, Apologist, Biblical Counselor, and Lay Leader, to equip and strengthen the saints for the gospel. And he enjoys spending time with his family, fellowshipping with friends, traveling, photography, and continuing his education in linguistics and theology.
Michael Coughlin lives near Columbus, OH, and leads local outreaches to glorify our Lord and reach the lost with the gospel. Michael’s joys are spending time with his dear wife and children, programming computers, and studying and discussing God’s Word. He is a member of <a href="https://covenantbibleohio.com">Covenant Bible Church</a>.
The Things Above Us Roundtable is our podcast where we discuss missions, evangelism, theology, sports or whatever happens to be on our minds. You will find book reviews and sports hot-takes as well.
The format is a round table discussion where we apply biblical principles to any and every topic. Join us on your favorite podcatcher.