The Transforming Word is the Bible teaching ministry of Pastor Mike Spaulding. The program is heard on radio stations in Ohio, Iowa, Nebraska, and Louisiana and is available as a podcast through iTunes, Stitcher, Spreaker or by listening on www.thetraqnsformingword.com.
Mike was ordained to the ministry in 1998. He is the senior pastor of Calvary Chapel of Lima and hosts the Soaring Eagle Radio show, an interview, news, and commentary show available by subscription through iTunes or Speaker or by going directly to the Soaring Eagle Radio website – www.soaringeagleradio.com
Mike holds an undergraduate degree in Organizational Management, a graduate degree in Theological Studies, and a Ph.D. in Apologetics. He is the author of numerous articles including “Leadership and Organizational Vision,” “Servant Leadership,” and “The Ministry of Teaching” all published by LifeWay Publishers. He is a contributor to the “Baker Dictionary of World Religions,” Wayne House, General Editor, by Baker Publishing Group (Anticipated release date 2017). Mike has written for several apologetics ministries including Got Questions? (www.gotquestions.org) and the Christian Apologetics and Research Ministry (www.carm.org) and maintains his own blog – The Transforming Word (www.drmikespaulding.com). In 2013 he launched The Transforming Word Bible Institute and serves as its President.
Mike’s professional memberships include the Evangelical Philosophical Society, the Evangelical Theological Society, the International Society of Christian Apologetics and the Evangelical Political Scholars Association.
Mike has been married to his lovely wife Kathy for over 33 years. They have four daughters and five grandchildren.
Follow Mike on Twitter – @ccpastormike