August 5, 2012 - Dr. Lou Petrie
Cornerstone Fund, VP of Marketing
Since 1999 Dr. Lou Petrie has served as the Vice-President of Converge Worldwide/Baptist General Conference in Arlington Heights, IL. As of 2011 he is the Vice-President of Converge Cornerstone Fund.
Dr. Petrie's background includes life experiences as a prison guard, firefighter, constable in the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, and the pastor of three local churches which were revitalized in their ministries under his leadership.
He also served as Director of Development of the North American Baptist Conference for 7 years.
He has a rich educational background having earned a Diploma in Missions from Prairie Bible Institute; Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Wilfred Laurier University; Master's of Divinity in Missions from Canadian Theological Seminary and Doctor of Ministry in Stewardship from the North American Baptist Seminary.
has been blessed with the gift of communicating God's Word in a wide variety of ministry settings.
has preached the Word of God in Nigeria, Russia, Bulgaria, Cameroon, South Korea, the Philippines, the Caribbean Islands, Mexico City, Canada and the United States.
wife, Linda, have been married for 39 years and have been blessed with three beautiful daughters who are serving the Lord faithfully.