Ordinary Discipleship Training

When they saw the courage of Peter and John and realized that they were unschooled, ordinary men, they were astonished and they took note that these men had been with Jesus.  -Acts 4:13

Our passion is to make disciple making disciples of Christ.


2017 Conference Lineup

Jonathan Nason - Jonathan serves as the Discipleship Pastor at Crossgates Baptist Church in Brandon, MS.  His number one calling and passion in ministry is to preach the gospel wherever and whenever.  He is also a Co-Founder and Chief Time Giver for Generation Watches; a watch company that Gives Time Back by fund education around the world.  Jonathan is married (Jenna) and has two sons (Samuel and Levi).  Visit generationwatches.com for more or follow Jonathan on Twitter @jsnason.

Eric Foshee - Eric is currently the Next Gen Pastor at CrossRoads Moss Bluff as well as the director of Ordinary Discipleship Training.  He is passionate about discipleship and leadership and loves getting students engaged in the word of God.  He also loves to worship his King.  He is married to Holly and they have two children, Michael and Matti.  Connect with Eric on Twitter @ericdfoshee.

James Foshee -James is a native of the Lake Charles area and is currently an Algebra teacher at DeQuincy High School.  He has a bachelor's degree in music from McNeese State University.  His love of music was cultivated at a young age and has been greatly influenced by his Grandpa and his Mom.  Lately, he has been working on an EP compiled of songs he has written over the last decade.  Follow James on Twitter @fo_she.

Christian Nichles -  For almost two decades Christian has served students and their families in Alabama, Louisiana, Georgia, and Texas.  He believes that now more than ever before is the time for reclamation of the family, the role of parents in spiritual formation, and the purpose of students to bring awakening to the world as they see Jesus for who he really is: King!  Keep up with Christian on Twitter at @Christianichles.

Drew Mills - Drew is a full-time teacher and a part-time student minister in Lake Charles.  Along with his wife, Noelle, Drew co-founded Glean, an organization that helps resource local non-profits.  Drew and Noelle have two daughters, Addy and Lydia.  For more info about Glean, visit Facebook.com/gleanlc.

The Ordinary Band - These are Ordinary guys that have fallen in love with worshipping our God through music.  They all serve on worship teams in their home churches.