Pastor Keiffer Bent
For twenty – years Keiffer Bent has spoken to numerous audiences through-out North American and the Caribbean Islands. He accepted Christ in Sunday school in 1988 in Jamaica. He began his service teaching and preaching at his local church and in Christian camps. He served as a counselor and assistant director in the Caribbean Christian Camps; in 1990 he served as a short-term missionary and evangelist in the inner city of Atlanta. His ministry outreach also extends to Chinese-Americans, Cambodians and Antigua’s. Additionally, he has been privileged to serve as associate pastor; pastor of single’s ministry, youth pastor and Chaplin of men. Pastor Bent also enjoys teaching Bible, Latin and History in the academic setting.
Keiffer Bent is a native of the Caribbean. Once he came to know the Lord in 1988, his interest in theology grew; subsequently, he attended Carver Bible College in Atlanta Georgia and received a BA in Theology. While attending Carver Bible College, he had the opportunity to serve with Pastor Charles Stanley’s ministry. He went on to Columbia International University and obtained a MA in Christian Education. He is well-versed in the disciplines of comparative religions, cults, evangelism and philosophy; He is pursing a doctoral degree in Christian Counseling. He received his certificate of ordination in Columbia, South Carolina.
Pastor Bent is presently serving as Sr. Pastor at Berwyn Baptist Church in College Park Maryland. He is the Director of Evangelism for Maryland Baptist Association in Prince Georges County. He teaches and serves as guest speaker in Maryland, Washington D.C. and in the Caribbean. Keiffer Bent and his wife, Martha enjoys serving together, conducting evangelism, and numerous other outreach seminars. The Bents have a 8 year old son, Jonathan. Pastor Bent’s life long passion is, “Knowing God and making Him known.” His deepest desire is to tell the world about the greatness of Christ Jesus! One of Pastor Bent’s favorite scriptures is:
“Even when I am old and gray, do not forsake me, O, God, til I declare your power to the next generation and your might to all who are to come. “ (Ps 71:18)
Mario Diaz, Esq.
Mario Díaz, Esq., serves as Concerned Women for America’s (CWA) Legal Counsel and leads CWA’s Legal Studies Department. Mr. Diaz is a Constitutional Law scholar who focuses on cases and legislation dealing with CWA’s core issues: religious liberty, sanctity of human life, defense of the family, sexual exploitation, education, national sovereignty, and support for Israel. He also directs CWA’s amicus briefs and our work on judicial nominations and judicial activism.
Mr. Diaz is a published writer. His columns are regularly featured in several media outlets, including The Washington Times, Human Events, WorldNetDaily and Townhall. He is also a regular guest commentator on numerous radio and television shows, including CNN, FOX, and Voice of America, both in English and Spanish. Mr. Diaz is a public speaker with experience at numerous conferences, including the well-known Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). He speaks regularly in churches and schools about America’s founding principles.
Mr. Diaz obtained his Juris Doctor from Catholic University of America’s Columbus School of Law in Washington, D.C. and is an active member of the Maryland Bar. He did his undergraduate work at Middle Tennessee State University. He resides in Maryland with his wife and three children and serves as Music Minister for his church.