Speakers


DR. THOMAS R. HORN

Long time television and radio personality, author of dozens of best-selling books and publisher of many others, Dr. Thomas Horn serves as the Chief Executive Officer of SkyWatchTV and Defender Publishing. (continue reading


TROY ANDERSON

Pulitzer Prize-nominated investigative journalist, co-author with Paul McGuire of the #1 bestsellers The Babylon Code and Trumpocalypse. His latest book, co-written with U.S. Army Chaplain (Col.) David Giammona IS The Military Guide to Armageddon. (continue reading)


MARK BILTZ

Founder of El Shaddai Ministries in Washington State, is a well-known and popular commentator on the Biblical Feasts of the Lord. Mark’s His latest book is Decoding the Prophet Jeremiah: What an Ancient Prophet Says About Today. (continue reading)


DR. JUDD BURTON

Director of the Institute of Biblical Anthropology and the author of Interview With the Giant: Ethnohistorical Notes on the Nephilim. Dr. Burton’s dissertation examined the religious history of Panias, a cult center at the foot of Mount Hermon and the site of the cave called the Grotto of Pan. (continue reading)


JIMMY EVANS

Founder and CEO of MarriageToday, a ministry that is devoted to helping couples thrive in strong and fulfilling marriages and families. Jimmy and his wife, Karen, co-host MarriageToday, a nationally syndicated television program. (continue reading)


CARL GALLUPS

Senior pastor of Hickory Hammock Baptist Church in Milton, Florida, since 1987. Carl is a graduate of the Florida Law Enforcement Academy, Florida State University (B.S. Criminology) and New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (M.Div.), and serves on the Board of Regents at the University of Mobile in Mobile, Alabama. (continue reading)

COL. DAVID GIAMMONA (US ARMY, RET.)

End-times expert, scholar, author, writer, and speaker. He retired from the Army in June 2018 after 32 years of military service. is co-author with Pulitzer Prize-nominated journalist Troy Anderson of the new book The Military Guide to Armageddon. (continue reading)


DEREK P. GILBERT

Host of Five in Ten for SkyWatchTV, and co-host of SciFriday and Unraveling Revelation with his wife, author and analyst Sharon K. Gilbert. Their recent books Veneration and Giants, Gods & Dragons are paradigm-shifting looks at end-times prophecy and the incredible wealth of information about the supernatural in the Bible. (continue reading)


SHARON K. GILBERT

Science, writing, opera, and geopolitics are just a few of the many hats worn by Sharon K. Gilbert. Gilbert is the author of the non-fiction work Ebola and the Fourth Horsemen of the Apocalypse; The Laodicea Chronicles, a novelized look at the spiritual battle set in current time; The Armageddon Strain, a biological thriller that blends science and the supernatural. (continue reading)


DREW GRAFFIA

Former actor and stuntman at Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament. Knight, SkyWatchTV team member, avid researcher, host of The Radical Christian YouTube channel, and author of The Warrior-Priest Mindset.

The goal of Drew’s work is to inspire, motivate, fire up, and renew the reader’s passion for the Word of God and the honor of being called a Christian! (continue reading)


BRI GRAFFIA

Board Certified Holistic Health Practitioner, a trained Art Historian, and a graduate of University of California Riverside.  

A Southern California native turned Ozarkian when she relocated to Missouri with her husband Drew to pursue ministry involvement at SkyWatch TV and Edens Essentials.  (continue reading)


DAVID HEAVENER

Award-winning filmmaker and actor, is producing Last Evangelist, best described as “CSI in the Book of Revelation,” a TV series about prophecies already being fulfilled today.

David Heavener TV, the truth-telling alternative to Netflix, raises topics the church is reluctant to discuss, and is available on Roku, Amazon Fire TV, and Apple TV, reaching thousands who may never enter a church building. (continue reading)


ALLIE HENSON

Administrator over SkyWatch TV, Defender Publishing, and Whispering Ponies Ranch. She’s co-authored the books Time Bomb (with Joe Horn), Encounters (with Donna Howell), and Afterlife (with Donna Howell and Josh Peck). (continue reading)


JOE ARDIS HORN

Professional Fitness and Nutrition Specialist and the COO of SkyWatchTV. As the best-selling author of the groundbreaking book Dead Pets Don’t Lie, his incredible personal story—from the gates of death and back again—prompted the special investigation that resulted in the breakthrough book, Time Bomb.


DONNA HOWELL

Chief editor and production manager of Defender Publishing, as well as Tom Horn’s personal assistant and author of Handmaidens Conspiracy (2018). Other works by Howell include Redeemed Unreedeemable (2014), Dead Pets Don’t Lie (2015), Final Fire (2016), Radicals (2017), Encounters (2019), and Afterlife (2019). (continue reading)


DR. KEN JOHNSON

Author and lecturer who speaks on a variety of issues related to Bible prophecy, ancient history, and the apostasy that will form in the church in the last days.

Dr. Johnson is the CEO and founder of Biblefacts Ministries at www.biblefacts.org, and he’s authored twenty-one books. (continue reading)


DR. AARON JUDKINS

Self-described “maverick archaeologist” who was part of the team that discovered the twelfth Dead Sea scroll cave at Qumran in 2017. Dr. Judkins was also featured in, and an associate producer of, the 2015 documentary film Finding Noah.

Aaron has also been featured in the documentaries Qumran 2 Petra, and L. A. Marzulli’s Watchers 8 and Watchers 10. (continue reading)


DR. MICHAEL K. LAKE

Chancellor and Founder of Biblical Life College and Seminary, the host of Biblical Life TV, and the co-hosts the Kingdom Intelligence Briefing with his wife, Mary Lou. He’s the author of the best-selling books The Shinar Directive: Preparing the Way for the Son of Perdition, and The Sheeriyth Imperative: Empowering the Remnant to Overcome the Gates of Hell. (continue reading)


LT. COL ROBERT MAGINNIS (US ARMY, RET.)

Washington, DC-based national security and foreign policy analyst. He has more than 25 years of extensive experience speaking on tough issues with most major television and radio outlets, including Fox News and CNN. His books include Collision Course, Alliance of Evil, The Deeper State, Future War, and Never Submit: Will the Extermination of Christians Get Worse Before It Gets Better? (continue reading)


JOSH PECK

Avid researcher in full-time ministry at SkyWatchTV. He hosts Into the Multiverse and is the author of numerous books, including The Second Coming of the New Age (co-authored with Steven Bancarz). He recently began a new career as a filmmaker with the release of Silent Cry, a documentary about the horrors of child sex trafficking. (continue reading)


RABBI ZEV PORAT

Born in Israel and raised in the Orthodox Jewish city of Bnei Brak. He was raised an Orthodox Jew in a rabbinic family, but after rejecting God altogether, Zev was led to Yeshua HaMashiach by a persistent Christian who witnessed through the Internet from the US.

Zev is the founder of Messiah of Israel Ministries and the co-author with Pastor Carl Gallups of The Rabbi, the Secret Message, and the Identity of Messiah. (continue reading)


JOEL RICHARDSON

New York Times bestselling author, film-maker, and teacher. With a special love for all the peoples of the Middle East, Joel travels globally, preparing the Church for the great challenges of our time. He is the author, editor, director, or producer of several books and documentaries, and is the host of the popular online Christian program, The Underground. (continue reading)


DR. MATTHEW SAMS

Founder of the Healing Arts Center in Branson, Missouri, Dr. Sams specializes in many different techniques. He feels that what the patient needs varies from person to person. His techniques consist of Diversified, Gonstead, Thompson, Activator, Acupuncture, Nutrition, Kinesio Taping and teaching education and health through radio programs and classes. (continue reading)


MARK SCRIBNER

A long-time friend of Matthew and Tricia Sams, Mark has become a trusted adviser in the executive and daily operations of the Healing Arts Center. A native of Branson, Mark, his wife Jaime, and their five kids run a non-profit ministry that distributes new free clothes to communities. (continue reading)


DR. SCOTT STRIPLING

Provost at The Bible Seminary in Katy (Houston), Texas and as the Director of Excavations for the Associates for Biblical Research at Khirbet el-Maqatir and Shiloh, Israel.

Dr. Stripling is a popular speaker and author of The Trowel and the Truth: A Guide to Field Archaeology in the Holy LandSomebody Call 9:11, and numerous other publications. (continue reading)



JAMIE WALDEN

After being nominated to attend the National Youth Leadership Forum on Defense, Intelligence, and Diplomacy in Washington, D.C., where he subsequently secured a nomination to the US Naval Academy, Jamie enlisted in the Marine Corps infantry and achieved his childhood dream.

After returning to Iraq as a private citizen in 2014 to serve the Christians suffering under the savage campaign of ISIS, Jamie and Virginia were compelled to follow the Lord into full-time ministry. (continue reading)


BISHOP RON WEBB

Considered by many to be “A Pastor to Pastors.” His ministry is centered around restoration and a sincere belief that we must reach the lost at any cost. He preaches empowerment and hope and believes that with God, all things are possible!

Experienced in ministry for over thirty years, Bishop Ron Webb is the pastor of the Mt. Calvary Powerhouse Church in Poplar Bluff, Missouri. (continue reading)