Tom Ascol and his wife, Donna, live in Cape Coral, Florida. They have six children and 9 grandchildren. He is the senior pastor of Grace Baptist Church and executive director of Founders Ministries. Tom is originally from Beaumont, Texas and is a graduate of Texas A&M (BS) and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (MDiv & PhD). His major fields of study have been Baptist, Systematic and Pastoral Theology. He has taught as an adjunct professor for New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, Southeastern Baptist Seminary, Covenant Baptist Seminary, Reformed Baptist Seminary, Reformed Theological Seminary, Institute of Reformed Baptist Studies and has served as a Teaching Fellow of the Nicole Institute of Baptist Studies at RTS in Orlando, Florida.