Dr. Ben Skaug
Dr. Ben Skaug has served at Immanuel Baptist Church since 2016. Previously, he served Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary (now called Gateway Seminary) as Vice President of Institutional Advancement. Ben has served as senior pastor in Colorado and South Carolina.
Ben is a two-time graduate of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY where he also served on staff as Director of Development. His Master of Divinity focused on theology and biblical languages. His first doctorate was in Preaching. Ben completed his Ph.D. in Theology with a minor in New Testament from Gateway Seminary. He is the author of How Could A Loving God Send Anyone to Hell? and a contributing author to Biblical Spirituality of the Theology in Community series.
Ben has been married to Jodie since 1995. They have one daughter, Jessica. They enjoy Disneyland, taekwondo, reading, barbecuing, and cruises.