Pastor Ralph "Yankee" Arnold
|Dr. Ralph “Yankee” Arnold accepted Christ as his personal Savior at the age of 18, and graduated from Florida Bible College in 1968. He was the Founder and Pastor of Colorado Bible Church in Arvada, Colorado from 1972 – 1987. For 13 years he was Founder and President of Arvada Christian School and Colorado Bible College. He is known for his clear presentation of the Gospel and his fervent appeal for sinners to be saved. His sermons challenge and motivate Christians to win souls as a result of yielding their lives to Christ. As an evangelist, he speaks out clearly and unmistakably on the issues that affect fundamentalists, warning against compromise with liberals and modernists. In 2009 he became the Pastor of Calvary Community Church of Tampa and took over the Bibleline radio program which was started by Dr. Hank Lindstrom, a fellow graduate of Florida Bible College. Dr. Arnold is now the President of Florida Bible College of Tampa. Yankee has been married over 52 years to his wonderful, sacrificial, dedicated and Godly wife, Betty. They have been blessed with 3 precious children and 5 awesome grandchildren.