Strategic Perspectives International Conference

October 22–24, 2015

Hear outstanding Christian authorities speak about what’s really happening in the world—what you won’t hear from the popular media. Our Tenth International Conference convenes to inform, encourage, and support you as you follow Christ Jesus. Join us so you can be an informed believer, equipped to make good decisions for the days ahead!


Chuck MisslerDr. Chuck Missler

Koinonia House & Koinonia Institute

Chuck Missler is the Founder and President of Koinonia Institute and Koinonia House. It is Chuck’s vision for this ministry that brings us together. His aim has always been to stimulate us to dig into the Bible ourselves because he knows that as we study there is a real opportunity for us to encounter the God of the Universe. That remains his vision and goal for this conference.

Bob CornukeBob Cornuke

BASE Institute

Bob Cornuke is a biblical investigator, international explorer and author of nine books. He has participated in over fifty expeditions around the world searching for lost locations described in the Bible. Bob has appeared on National Geographic Channel, CBS, NBC’s Dateline, Good Morning America, CNN, MSNBC, Fox, ABC, History Channel and Ripley’s Believe It or Not. Bob is currently the President of the Bible Archaeology Search and Exploration (BASE) Institute located in Colorado Springs, CO. He also serves as special advisor for the National Council on Bible Curriculum in Public Schools and was invited by the President’s staff to conduct a Bible study for White House personnel. Bob has earned a Masters of Arts Biblical Studies and a Ph.D. in Bible and Theology from Louisiana Baptist University.

Gary StearmanGary Stearman

Prophecy Watchers

Gary Stearman serves as the CEO and host of Prophecy Watchers. Gary loves to teach people the deeper things of Bible prophecy. His unique perspective on world events has made him a valuable prophetic resource for friends all across the world. Since 1983 Gary has been the pastor of the Bible Church in Oklahoma City — Grace Fellowship. Beginning in 1987, he worked in partnership with J.R. Church at Prophecy in the News, producing a monthly magazine, weekly television programs and webcasts.

Tom HornTom Horn

Author, On the Path of the Immortals, Blood on the Altar, and Exo-Vaticana

Long time television and radio personality, author and publisher, Thomas Horn serves as the Chief Executive Officer of SkyWatchTV. At the dawn of the Internet, Horn launched two news services where coverage of latest-breaking news and information on cutting-edge stories covering religion, prophecy, discovery, and the supernatural through in-depth investigative reports led to his network of writers being referenced and interviewed by the biggest names in broadcast television, radio, and print media. SkyWatchTV is the consummation and “mothership” of Tom’s several other subsidiaries including Defender Films and Defender Publishing. Thomas received the highest degree honorary doctorate bestowed in 2007 from legendary professor Dr. I.D.E. Thomas for his research into ancient history, and has been endorsed by such national leaders as Dr. James Kennedy.

Joel RichardsonJoel Richardson

Author, Mideast Beast: The Scriptural Case for an Islamic Antichrist and Why We Left Islam

Joel Richardson is a husband and a father committed to the pro-life and adoption movements. He is an artist, human rights activist, New York Times Bestselling author, internationally recognized speaker and recognized expert on Bible prophecy and the Middle East. Joel’s heart is thoroughly missional, with a deep love for Muslims and the peoples of the Middle East. Joel has been also featured on, or written for, numerous radio, television and news outlets across the world.

David McAlvanyDavid McAlvany

Author, Intentional Families: Reverse Engineering Your Family Legacy from Finish to Start

David McAlvany is CEO of McAlvany Financial Companies, with an extensive background not only in finance, but also in third world development and business start-ups. He is a featured speaker on national television programs including CNBC, Fox News, Fox Business News, and Bloomberg, as well as radio programs and financial seminars. David is an avid reader and a new author, with his first book being released this summer. He has a keen passion for cycling and mountaineering, but also thoroughly enjoys skiing, hiking, and enjoying the mountains of Colorado with his wife and children. David can be heard weekly on his market commentary with world leaders, bankers, economists, and renowned investors at

Joseph FarahJoseph Farah


Joseph Farah founded, in May 1997, It is now a leading Internet newssite in both traffic and influence. Inc. is an independent news source dedicated to uncompromising journalism, seeking truth and justice and revitalizing the role of the free press as a guardian of liberty. It remains faithful to the traditional and central role of a free press in a free society — as a light exposing wrongdoing, corruption and abuse of power.

Bob MaginnisRobert “Bob” Maginnis

Author and National Security and Foreign Affairs Expert

Lieutenant Colonel Robert “Bob” Maginnis, US Army (retired) is an experienced and internationally known expert on national security and foreign affairs. Bob is the vice president for a Maryland-based business that services the U.S. Government and he supervises a team of international specialists at the Pentagon. He is also a broadcast analyst for radio and television networks and a frequent guest on Fox News and CNN. His latest book, Never Submit, will be released in August 2015. Bob and his wife, Jan, live in northern Virginia.

Dr. William WeltyDr. William Welty

Executive Director, The ISV Foundation

William Welty is Executive Director of the ISV Foundation, producers of the Holy Bible: International Standard Version. He is a graduate of Trinity Evangelical Divinity School of Deerfield, Illinois and holds a Ph.D. from Louisiana Baptist University. Dr. Welty also serves as Research Analyst in Advanced Communication Technologies and Adjunct Professor of Middle Eastern Studies on the faculty of Koinonia Institute. He and Chuck co-authored the book, I, Jesus: an Autobiography. William has been on the board of Directors of Koinonia House since 2009.

Steve ElwartDr. Steve Elwart

Executive Research Editor, Koinonia Institute

Steve monitors KI’s ten strategic trends throughout the world and shows how today’s events fit into God’s plan for us. Steve’s “tent-making” job is as an executive with the oil industry. He has spent that time not only working in industry, but also with many governmental agencies. Steve has served as a consultant to three Presidential Administrations, the Office of Director of National Intelligence, and the National Security Council. Steve also works with the Departments of Homeland Security and Energy as a Subject Matter Expert on cybersecurity and Industrial Control Systems. Steve has written over 200 papers covering Biblical studies, cybersecurity, automation, and geopolitics, and he has lectured at the West Point Military Academy, national laboratories, universities, and conferences across North America.


The Coeur d’Alene Resort, Coeur d’Alene, ID

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Thursday, October 22

  • 1:00 PM–1:45 PM – KI Workshop: Chris Corlett
  • 2:00 PM–2:45 PM – KI Workshop: Steve Elwart
  • 3:00 PM–3:45 PM – KI Workshop: TBA
  • 4:00 PM–5:15 PM – KI Awards
  • 5:30 PM–7:00 PM – Dinner with guest speaker Chuck Missler
  • 7:30 PM–8:20 PM – Gary Stearman
  • 8:30 PM–9:20 PM – Joel Richardson

Friday, October 23

  • 8:00 AM–9:30 AM – Breakfast with guest speaker Joel Richardson
  • 10:00 AM–10:50 AM – William Welty
  • 11:00 AM–11:50 AM – Tom Horn
  • 12:00 PM–12:15 PM – Logos Bible Software
  • 12:15 PM–1:30 PM – Lunch with guest speaker Joseph Farah
  • 2:00 PM–2:50 PM – Gary Stearman
  • 3:00 PM–3:50 PM – David McAlvany
  • 3:50 PM–4:10 PM – Break
  • 4:10 PM–5:00 PM – Bob Cornuke
  • 5:30 PM–7:00 PM – Dinner with guest speaker TBA
  • 7:30 PM–8:20 PM – Joseph Farah
  • 8:30 PM–9:20 PM – Chuck Missler

Saturday, October 24

  • 8:00 AM–9:30 AM – Breakfast with guest speaker Bob Cornuke
  • 10:00 AM–10:50 AM – David McAlvany
  • 11:00 AM–11:50 AM – Chuck Missler
  • 12:00 PM–1:30 PM – Lunch with guest speaker David McAlvany (Q&A)
  • 2:00 PM–2:50 PM – Bob Cornuke
  • 3:00 PM–3:50 PM – Joel Richardson
  • 3:50 PM–4:10 PM – Break
  • 4:10 PM–5:00 PM – Tom Horn
  • 5:30 PM–7:00 PM – Dinner with guest speaker Gary Stearman
  • 7:30 PM–8:20 PM – Bob Maginnis
  • 8:30 PM–9:20 PM – Ron Matsen

Sunday, October 25

  • 9:00 AM–11:00 AM – Breakfast Cruise for attendees to meet speakers (Board @ 8:50)


Conference Admission

  • Single Registration: $95
  • Streaming Single: $60

Conference Meals

Each meal event, except for the Sunday cruise, will feature a guest speaker.
The Sunday cruise will include Chuck Missler with some of our conference speakers.

  • Thursday Dinner: $70
  • Friday Breakfast: $40
  • Friday Lunch: $45
  • Friday Dinner: $70
  • Saturday Breakfast: $40
  • Saturday Lunch: $45
  • Saturday Dinner: $70
  • Sunday Morning Cruise: $80

Whole-Conference Package: $550

Includes admission, all meals, Sunday breakfast cruise, and Conference DVD Set.

Conference Products

  • Conference DVD Set: $60
  • Conference Video Download: $60
  • Conference Audio CD Set: $60
  • Conference Audio Download: $60