Dr. VanGoethem is the Senior Pastor of the historic Scofield Church in Dallas. A pastor over 35 years, he has also pastored in Michigan and Illinois. He has a deep interest in the life of prayer, revival movements and church revitalization. Pastoral training, prayer conferences, and preaching have taken him to ministry in twenty five countries and an equal number of states. He and his wife of forty years have four grown daughters and three grandchildren.