Doug Newton has been a pastor for 40 years in the Free Methodist Church. He is senior editor of the award-winning Light & Life magazine and the lead administrator of a Christian boarding school in Appalachia. His wife joins him as co-directors of the National Prayer Ministry of the Free Methodist Church.
He is the founder of Mary’s Place Inc., a nonprofit prayer ministry dedicated to helping pastors, pastoral couples and church leaders to reorient their lives around prayer and the Word of God.
He is the author of 12 books, including the Fresh Eyes series from David C. Cook Publishing.
Clint Benesh, wife Tina,son Barrett and newborn daughter Delaney Rae live in St.Jacob, Ill. Clint serves at Troy UMC as a Ministry Leader overseeing the Young Adult Ministry and leading the high school Praise Team. He is also the Ministry Leader of the Troy UMC location in St. Jacob and leads the Sunday night St. Jacob Dinner Church.
Clint is a fourth generation Beulah camp attendee that started going to camp when he was two years old. Clint has grown up going through all of camps that Beulah provides. He has a passion for youth and worship ministry and the camp.
Debbie has been serving as the Children’s Ministry Director at Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Marion, Ill. for several years. She also serves on the Core Staff for Beulah Bible Camp. Debbie holds an Elementary Education degree from Southern Illinois University-Carbondale. She developed a love for camp as a child and enjoys creating those same experiences for children at Beulah. She is excited about this opportunity to teach children about God and the Bible through stories, games, crafts and music.