Faculty – Old
Rev. Josh Carson
President Josh Carson became Pastor of Calvary Tabernacle and President of Indiana Bible College in the spring of 2020. He has worked in youth ministry for nearly twenty years, serving at Youth Ministries in St. Louis since 2013 and most recently as the President of UPCI Youth Ministries. Before moving to St. Louis in 2013 to work with Youth Ministries, he served in Tallmadge, OH and also as the Ohio District Youth President. He is an Ordained UPCI minister and is passionate about leading and training the next generation of Apostolic youth to reach the world! He met the “love of his life,” Rachel while attending Indiana Bible College, and they have been married since 2002. He LOVES being dad to his amazing four children, Canan, Carver, Kadynce, and Casen. Josh enjoys reading, writing, spending time outdoors, running, Mexican food, and more than anything, wrestle time with the kids. The motto at the Carson house is, “these are the best days of our lives.”
Rev. Jason Gallion
Executive Vice President / Campus Pastor Jason and Stephanie Gallion, both alumni of Indiana Bible College, have served as Dean of Students/Campus Pastor since August of 2010. They met at IBC, married in 1997 and began full time ministry. In 1999, they moved to Terre Haute, IN where they served as Youth Pastor and Worship Pastor under the leadership of Rev. Simeon Young Sr. In 2003, they followed the call to Alaska where they served under Rev. James Blackshear before being elected Pastor of The Sanctuary in Eagle River, AK. While in Alaska, Jason also served seven years as District Youth President, helping establish various district events as well as partnering with the Ladies Ministries to organize youth home missions teams into the villages of Alaska. During this time, Stephanie formed the Alaska All State Youth Chorale, touring annually through Alaska and the Yukon. With an emphasis on youth and music, they are passionate about training and equipping young people for the cause of Christ. Stephanie has worked along side her husband in music and women’s ministry. She is a singer/songwriter and has contributed to several IBC Live projects. They live in Indianapolis with their two sons, Grantland and Winston, the greatest kids on earth.
Rev. Jennifer Mast
Academic Dean Jennifer Mast is a long-time member of Calvary Tabernacle and a graduate of Calvary Christian School. She received her BA in Biblical Studies from Indiana Bible College and went on to study Biblical Languages at Regent University. During her time as an IBC student, she worked alongside then Biblical Studies Dean, Dr. Talmadge L. French as a research/ administrative assistant and accepted a full-time position as an IBC faculty member in the fall of 2004. Currently, she serves as the registrar and an instructor for the Biblical Studies department, specializing in Biblical Languages and NT exegetical studies. Sis. Mast is a passionate preacher and teacher. She loves working with young people and counts it an honor and privilege to help train the next generation of Apostolic ministers. When not teaching at IBC, Sis. Mast enjoys spending time with family and friends, exploring new destinations, writing, and searching for new books to add to her ever-growing library.
Dean of Students / Campus Pastor
Jason and Stephanie Gallion, both alumni of Indiana Bible College, have served as Dean of Students/Campus Pastor since August of 2010. They met at IBC, married in 1997 and began full time ministry. In 1999, they moved to Terre Haute, IN where they served as Youth Pastor and Worship Pastor under the leadership of Rev. Simeon Young Sr. In 2003, they followed the call to Alaska where they served under Rev. James Blackshear before being elected Pastor of The Sanctuary in Eagle River, AK. While in Alaska, Jason also served seven years as District Youth President, helping establish various district events as well as partnering with the Ladies Ministries to organize youth home missions teams into the villages of Alaska. During this time, Stephanie formed the Alaska All State Youth Chorale, touring annually through Alaska and the Yukon. With an emphasis on youth and music, they are passionate about training and equipping young people for the cause of Christ. Stephanie has worked along side her husband in music and women’s ministry. She is a singer/songwriter and has contributed to several IBC Live projects. They live in Indianapolis with their two sons, Grantland and Winston, the greatest kids on earth.
Dean of Biblical Studies
Bobby Killmon was raised in an independent Apostolic church and received the Holy Ghost at seven years old. He was involved in church work at a very young age and traveled with his family, who ministered as evangelists. After sensing his call to preach, Bro. Killmon and his sister served as youth leader for two years in Brazil, Indiana, before attending Indiana Bible College, where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Theology. He then went to Christian Theological Seminary where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Master of Divinity Degree. Bro. Killmon currently serves as one of the teachers in the Young Adult ministry at Calvary Tabernacle and teaches at Calvary Christian School. He is married to his wonderful wife, Amy, with one son, Joel.
Dr. Lindel Anderson
Dean of Worship Studies
Lindel M. Anderson received a Bachelor of Music in Education and Master of Music in Education from Arkansas State University. Before moving to Indianapolis, he served in music ministry positions in Jonesboro, Arkansas and Houston and Humble, Texas. He married Kristee Shrum and has been blessed with three children, Kaitlyn McKenzie, Madison Paige and Lincoln Alexander Van Anderson. In 1995, Lindel accepted his ministry assignment as the Minister of Music at Calvary Tabernacle, the Dean of Music at Indiana Bible College and the Music Director at Calvary Christian School. While at IBC, he has been a prolific gospel music recording artist producing over 20 IBC recordings featuring the IBC Choir, Chorale and IBC PRAISE. He recently completed a Doctor of Worship Studies degree from the Robert E. Webber Institute of Worship Studies in Jacksonville, Florida. Using his many years of experience and diverse educational background, Dr. Anderson developed the Bachelor of Arts in Worship Studies with a Minor in Biblical Studies degree. His life of ministry and educational experience have prepared him to train and develop music/worship leaders for the “important and terrifying task of placing words of worship on people’s lips”.
Robert K. Rodenbush
Dean of Missiology
Robert K. Rodenbush, along with his wife Evangeline, pioneered a home missions church in Cutler, Illinois (1960 -1968), served 42 years as missionaries of the United Pentecostal Church International (1968 – 2010) and have traveled and preached in more than 140 nations. They were the first resident missionaries to Ghana, West Africa, where they spent 10 years pioneering the United Pentecostal Church in Ghana, Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Togo and Benin. In 1978, they were asked to serve as Director of Overseas Ministries for the UPCI Foreign Missions Division. During the next 12 years they developed and launched the Associates In Missions program, coordinated and promoted Bible Colleges and literature development around the world and was a pioneer in Compassions Services International and China Outreach, making 14 trips to China. They served as Director of School of Missions for 12 years. In 1990 they became Regional Director of the 76 nations in Europe and the Middle East. Under their 20 years of leadership, 42 nations were opened in the region. Brother Rodenbush has served on the Global Missions Board for 34 years and on the UPCI General Board for 20 years. Brother Rodenbush was a history major at Southern Illinois University and holds a Bachelor of Sacred Theology degree from Florida Christian University.
David G. Brown
Director of Library Services
David Brown, graduate of Cascade Bible College in Portland, Oregon, earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from George Fox College and is currently a candidate at Indiana University Graduate School. During his years of ministry, he served as an assistant pastor in the Oregon district and specialized in the study of business in local colleges in Portland.
William Turner and his wife, Elizabeth, served for 36 years as missionaries of the United Pentecostal Church International, first in South Korea, and then to Russia and the 15 nations of the former Soviet Union. They were the UPCI’s first fully appointed missionaries to Russia and were living in Moscow when communist rule collapsed in an aborted coup against the government of Boris Yeltsin in 1993. Their years in the former Soviet Union coincided with the tenure of Robert Rodenbush as Regional Director for Europe/Middle East. For much of that time under the leadership of Brother Robert K. Rodenbush, Brother Turner served as area coordinator for those 15 formerly communist nations. He is a graduate of Indiana University. He holds a B.A. in government and journalism. Brother Turner also attended Cascade Bible College in Portland, Oregon before full time home missions involvement in Oregon and missionary appointment to South Korea in 1978. Their son, Nathanael, is an IBC graduate and serves with his family as a UPCI missionary to Estonia. Their daughter, Rebecca, is an elementary school teacher in Columbus, Georgia and active in her local UPC church.
Timothy W. Massengale
Director of AIS/ Perspectives Magazine
Timothy Massengale has taught at Indiana Bible College since 1990. He holds a Master of Divinity degree in Theology from Liberty University (Lynchburg, VA) and also Theology and Business Administration degrees from Western Apostolic Bible College (Stockton, CA) and Fresno Pacific University (Fresno, CA). Before coming to IBC he and his wife evangelized for eight years throughout the United States preaching and training pastors in church growth principles. He is the author of three well-known books: Let My People Grow, Total Church Growth Volume 1 and Total Church Growth Volume 2. He is the founder and director of the Apostolic Information Service, the largest online research database for Apostolic churches and leaders. He is also the founder and editor of the IBC Perspectives Magazine which monthly reaches thousands of Apostolics all over the world. He teaches full time at IBC in Indianapolis, IN where he lives with his wife, Linda and two children. He travels often to preach and teach church growth seminars.
Chair of Urban Missions / Lead Men’s Dorm Supervisor
Jim Sleeva is a graduate of Gateway College of Evangelism. He was a missionary pastor in Germany for 15 years. He has been a full time instructor/mentor for 21 years at Indiana Bible College. His influence reaches outside of classrooms and into the lives of IBC students.Through his involvement in street evangelism, jail ministry and youth ministry he has been able to train Apostolic leaders and involve students in reaching local communities with the Gospel of Christ.
Tim Pedigo has been involved in ministry of music, worship, and the Word for over 35 years. He began as a Music Minister in his local church while studying music education at the University of North Texas. The next dozen years were a mix of songwriting, recording, and traveling while doing concerts, as well as choir and vocal clinics. During this time Tim moved to Louisiana and became a part of the music team at the Pentecostals of Alexandria. While there, he helped form the Louisiana All-State Youth Choir. In 1991, Tim married his wife, Adena, and their music ministries were joined together in the first of several recordings. By the end of that year, they moved to Indianapolis where he served as Administrative Assistant and Instructor at both Indiana Bible College and Calvary Christian High School. In 1995, he accepted his call to preach and has served Calvary Tabernacle as Assistant Pastor for the past 10 years. Tim has also served as Indiana District Global Missions Director, the music coordinator for the North American Youth Congress, and the Pentecostal Music Association where he was in charge of the creation of the North American Talent Search. Tim and Adena have two wonderful children, Maci and Georgeon, who have both answered their call to ministry and are presently enrolled at Indiana Bible College.
Director of Promotions
Christopher Henderson joined the team of Indiana Bible College after graduating from there in 2008. He holds a Masters of Arts in Ministry with a Leadership minor from Wesleyan Seminary located in Marion, Indiana, and a Bachelors Degree in Biblical Studies with a minor in Music from Indiana Bible College. He serves on staff as the Chair of Communications and Media Minor and the Director of Promotions. He serves off staff as a husband and a father. He made the best decision of his life when he married Leah, and together they are raising Corbitt and Wyatt – the best things that ever happened to them. In his spare time Bro. Henderson enjoys listening to his kid laugh, anything music or Bible related, cycling (both motor and manual), leading others in worship, and aiming the right weapons at the right targets, (i.e. gun to deer or two edged Sword to the heart of man).
Maintenance Team Lead
Front Office Coordinator
Kitchen / Maintenance
Adjunct Worship Studies Instructor
Assistant Editor IBC Perspectives
Men’s Dorms / Maintenance