Our U.S. Leadership
Dr. Bob Boyd, Jr. - Founder and President - A champion wrestler in high school, Bob graduated from the College of William and Mary. As a senior in college, Bob met Christ in a dramatic encounter that transformed his life. Called to the ministry, he attended Dallas Theological Seminary (ThM) and then earned his doctorate in Biblical Preaching at Asbury Seminary. He was pastor of a growing church on the original “Walton’s Mountain” of TV fame. Then Campus Crusade for Christ International invited Bob to join its staff as a National Speaker. After 12 years with Campus Crusade, Bob and his wife Mallory began the Bob Boyd Evangelistic Association in 1997 (now New Fire for Christ). Dr. Boyd and the team now lead large, city-wide and university-wide evangelistic campaigns around the world. Bob has spoken to millions of people in these campaigns and on radio and TV. Thousands have become active disciples of Christ. Bob and Mallory live in Norfolk, VA. They have four sons: Bobby, Benjamin, Billy and Brian.
Mallory Boyd - Co-founder of New Fire for Christ and an International Speaker - She graduated from Southern Methodist University with a B.F.A. and worked as an artist for three years for Athletes in Action. She met Bob, and they married before his last year at Dallas Theological Seminary. Mallory helped Bob to pastor a church on the original “Walton’s Mountain” in Virginia. Bob and Mallory joined Campus Crusade, and Mallory led a discipleship program among seminary wives in Wilmore, KY, while based at Asbury Theological Seminary. Over the years, Mallory has led many Bible studies and spoken to thousands at family seminars, as well as founding children’s ministries with tens of thousands in Russia, Africa, India, and Pakistan. She is a gifted speaker and teacher of the Bible, as well as co-author of The New Life, an evangelistic training tool. She is also certified to teach the "Walk Thru the Bible" lesson series. Today, Mallory is an award-winning watercolor artist and a devoted wife and mother of 4 boys: Bobby, Benjamin, Billy and Brian.
La'Toya Dunbar - Administrative Assistant - La'Toya is a licensed minister, and has studied with International Miracle Institute. She continues her studies in Priesthood Training. She has received numerous diplomas and certificates. La'Toya has a passion for evangelism. She conducts several outreach events a year with her church to help feed, clothe, and pray for those who need salvation and a supernatural change in their lives. La'Toya lives in Virginia Beach with her husband David and four young children.
Chrysan Ashworth - Administrative Assistant - Chrysan holds a Master of Arts degree in international relations and a Bachelor of Arts degree in government, both from Regent University. She was mentored in ministry under her father's pastorate where she held positions as both worship coordinator and intercessory prayer director for over 17 years. She has recorded several of her own worship songs and has traveled conducting city-wide worship and prayer gatherings. Chrysan has a heart for the lost and a desire to see a demonstration of the Holy Spirit's power in nations around the world.
Volunteers and part-time staff also help run the U.S. office.
Our International Team Leaders
Evans, Humphrey, and Benard - NFC Directors of Africa - As our team of Directors, they oversee our 30+ African staff in running the School of Discipleship (with over 80,000 students), as well as their other mission trips and outreach programs that are for the people throughout Kenya, Burundi, Tanzania, and other countries.
Noah Jebaraj - NFC Director of India - He oversees the many churches that New Fire has planted there.
J.S. - [name protected] NFC Director of Pakistan - He is the leader of NFC Pakistan. He leads worship in many home churches as well as day-to-day discipling and traveling to reach the unreached.
All of you who have contributed money, prayers, and your time, to New Fire for Christ are considered an essential part of our team. None of this is possible without the generosity and support from those who have donated to this ministry.
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