About the Author
Dr. Roper, an ordained Baptist minister who adheres to the Second London Confession of Faith of 1677, has served for twenty-five years as a pastor and eight years in Christian education. He has taught systematic theology and consumer economics and has served as the administrator of a Christian academy. He has been a guest lecturer at several secular colleges and universities, both in the United States and abroad, and has preached at C. H. Spurgeon's Tabernacle in London, England. Religious columns by Dr. Roper have appeared in newspapers in Tennessee, Kentucky, Mississippi, Alabama, and Cayman Islands. He has preached on every continent in the world and worked with a colporteur in England and Scotland. He has worked with missionaries in France, Spain, Ethiopia, Kenya, Chile, El Salvador, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Jamaica, Philippines, Japan, and South Korea. Dr. Roper is a lifetime member of the Sons of Confederate Veterans and an honorary member of the United Daughters of the Confederacy. He is available for pulpit supply and as a conference speaker. A full biography can be found on the following Web site: www.freewebs.com/roper3. He may be contacted by e-mail at GLR_CSA@msn.com.
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