Dr. James Seymour is the Executive Director of ARKS.
He has an extensive ministry background over the last thirty years having spent sixteen years as a missionary, first in Bethel, Alaska and then for twelve years in Zimbabwe, Africa.
He has served as senior pastor at two churches with the Assemblies of God, one in Alaska and one in Raleigh, North Carolina.
Since 1996 he has been the Head of the Department of Religion and Philosophy at Saint Augustine's College in Raleigh.
Dr. Seymour is also a Christian Counselor and charter member of the American Association of Christian Counselors.
He was the Director of Pastoral Counseling at Biblical Wellness Ministries from 2001-2006 in Raleigh.
wife Dawn, James
founded a nonprofit organization called First Steps Ministries in 1999, and in 2000 authored the book Black History Through Blue Eyes.
From 1997-2006 he
hosted a weekly television program called "Issues of Life" teaching on a number of relevant issues from a Biblical Worldview.
has dedicated his
entire adult life to cross cultural and interracial ministry with a focus on dismantling the walls of separation and misunderstanding in our nation and around the world.
Dr. James Seymour, Executive Director