Dr. Paul Spargo has an undergraduate degree in labor relations from Cornell University, an M.Div. from Luther Rice Seminary, and a Th.D. from Covington Theological Seminary. He is a faculty member at the Biblical Theological Seminary of Amman, Jordan, and the Sixth Degree Initiative Bible College in Togo, Africa, as well as a faculty mentor at Sioux Falls Seminary. After 25 years in full-time ministry, including 16 years in the senior pastorate, Dr. Spargo accepted the call as FBCO’s Education Pastor in 2018. His responsibilities include adult Sunday School, small group Bible studies, and FBCO’s discipleship and mentoring ministries. Dr. Spargo is married to Cathy, his childhood sweetheart since the 7th grade. They have 2 boys, 2 daughters-in-laws, and 4 grandchildren.