Thomas Ice is Pastor-Teacher, Church Planter who will be leading a church plant for CBC in the spring of 2013 in the Omaha area. He has been a pastor for fifteen years at three Bible churches; two of which were plants by him. Tommy has been the Executive Director of The Pre-Trib Research Center for 18 years, which he founded in 1994 with Dr. Tim LaHaye, and Associate Professor of Systematic Theology at Liberty University and Seminary for 7 years. He has authored and co-authored about 30 books, written hundreds of articles, and has been a frequent conference speaker. Dr. Ice has a B.A. from Howard Payne University, a Th.M. from Dallas Theological Seminary and a Ph.D. from Tyndale Theological Seminary, and has done post-graduate work at the University of Wales. He and his wife Janice have three grown sons.