FRIDAY JULY 14th 2017
Dr. DEANE WOODS
Ministry Representative, The Friends of Israel, Australia
Why Matthew 12 is the turning point for his Presentation of the King
Deane became a Christian in his teenage years and has served Christ in Australia and overseas for over 50 years. He graduated from a local Bible School in Adelaide, in his native State of South Australia in 1965, was then appointed to the faculty of a Bible School in Brisbane, later studying and graduating with Honours from the Baptist Theological College, Queensland; the University of London, and Macquarie University, Sydney. He later earned his Doctorate in New Testament Studies & Apocalyptic Literature from Dallas Theological Seminary and was Principal of a local Bible College in Adelaide for eighteen years. Deane is a Bible Teacher, Pastor, Writer, University Lecturer, Radio Presenter and Conference Speaker. In these capacities he has ministered in thirty five countries around the world and presently is involved in ministries related to Israel and her people through The Friends of Israel Gospel Ministry (Australia) Inc. Deane is married to Margaret (a former Registered Nurse, Bible College graduate and Mission Secretary). Deane and Margaret live in Sydney (home to 50,000 of Australia’s 110,000 Jewish citizens) where they established a second office for FOI Australia in 2008.