Biography: Dr. Mark A. Rankin
Mark joined the United States Marine Corps in May of 1973 and served 22 years, retiring in 1995. Mark met his wife, Alice during his military career and they married
Mark answered his call to preach the Holy Gospel on 16 September 2001. Mark attended ITGW where he received a Doctor of Ministry in Christian Counseling in June of 2004 from the Tyrannus University of Biblical Studies College of Theology & Divinity,
Counseling education and professional counseling started during his military career. Towards the end of the
Mark pursued a Psychology-Counseling (Christian Counseling) education outside of normal military education requirements testing each and ever issue against the Word of God. Mark brings to this discussion a point of view that is not stereotyped by any one theology, religion, social group, or nationalistic goal. God has developed within Mark a non-denominational point of view. Having moved Mark so frequently and subjecting him to so many different environments, God has worked His Word and Will into Mark's heart. Mark's heart is about healing and wholeness, which can only happen as a result of a connection with God. Mark does this how ever God directs him to do so, by lovingly sowing and watering. God provides the increase!
In December of 2008, Dr. Rankin was awarded a Doctor of Divinity Degree by the Institute for Teaching God's Word Theological Seminary in Rockdale, Texas.
Dr. Mark Rankin