Our vision is to to see fathers and their families living changed lives through active faith in God.
Our mission is to help fathers and their families actively grow closer to God and closer to each other.
We do this through the creation and use of relevant, fun, faith-infused programming and resources that promote growth in relationships with God and others. This helps all people, especially fathers and their families, move toward a changed life through active faith in Christ!
All of our events and resources aim to be: Encouraging, Welcoming, Authentic, Spirit-led, Relevant, Fun, Relational
WHAT DOES CHANGED THROUGH FAITH MINISTRIES DO?
Many of you may have come to know us through our events, such as Donuts with Dads and the Father and Son Baseball Classic™. In 2017, we reached close to 100 fathers and children through our events, and we have a goal of 300 for 2018. But our reach and activities go far beyond these events. See our activities of impact below.
WRITING: Brian Goslee, our Founder & CEO, is a regular contributor and has published over 20 articles to TheCourage.com, Uncommen, What Christians Want to Know, The Good Men Project and other sites to help people grow and deepen their faith in God. These articles have been shared actively over 5,000 times and have been made available to audiences totaling over 3 million people.
MOBILE APP, DEVOTIONALS & ENCOURAGEMENT: We have a custom daily devotional app available at Itunes and Google Play. We frequently encourage our Facebook and social media followers with scriptural content, prayers, music, and other ways to be actively Changed Through Faith™.
RESOURCES: We provide free discipleship resources by Brian and other authors and publishers, including books, video series, bookmarks, marriage courses, and more.
GUEST SPEAKING: Brian Goslee, our director, has been featured at a guest speaker for parents and families at Freedom Church Cincinnati Men’s Breakfast, Upward Basketball, and the Baseball Genesis Clinic.
MEET THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Brian Goslee serves as Board President and volunteer Executive Director for Changed Through Faith Ministries. Experiencing a radically changed life through active faith in God, and having been raised by a single mother, Brian developed a strong passion for bringing fathers and their families closer to God and each other.
This led to the founding of the ministry in 2015 and becoming a 501(c)(3) nonprofit public charity organization in 2016. Brian has served for 21 years as a professional educator & 16 years in servant leadership in local churches. He is a graduate of Rivers Crossing Church Discipleship School and completed Ministry Mastery® Certification through Ministry Ventures. Brian is married to Andrea and has a son, Jordan, and a daughter, Lauren. To learn more of Brian’s personal story of healing and why he founded the ministry, click below.
Tom Ruter has been involved with the vision of Changed Through Faith Ministries from the beginning. He is passionate about fathers and children growing in their relationship with God and each other. Tom and his wife Jeanne have a married son, Kevin, and daughter-in-law, Dana. Tom has over 25 years of experience in business and IT management. Tom is a proven leader in his field and was awarded a prestigious top honor for fiscal responsibility at his Fortune 100 company in 2016.
Richard Kent is a founding board member of Changed Through Faith Ministries. He has a true passion and drive to help men follow Jesus. He has 20 years of experience leading men’s ministries and small groups, and has a passion for enabling men to experience freedom and impact for Christ.
Dick is married to Mary, and has a daughter, Sarah, and son, Matthew. Dick has 30 years of Supply Chain, Sales and Project Leadership experience with a Fortune 50 company in Cincinnati, OH. Dick is known for bringing innovation, creativity, a fun spirit, and an optimistic enthusiasm to both his ministry and employment efforts.
Charley Hartmann joined Changed Through Faith Ministries as a board member in 2018. He has a fervent love for the Lord and will share his faith with anyone, anytime. Charley has over 25 years of experience mentoring men in their journeys of addiction recovery and Christ following.
Charley grew up in the Bronx, NY, but we added him to the board of directors anyway! He brings his entrepreneurial spirit and experience as a business owner to our ministry, but mostly he brings a true love for the Lord and a desire to help others do the same and turn their lives from desperation to joy.