Rob Ellard

Rob Ellard was born on July 30, 1972 in St. Louis, Mo. He began his martial arts training in 2002 in Soo Bahk Do Moo Duk Kwan and is currently a student of Seigi Bushido Ryu under Dr. Haralson. He was saved Aug.31, 1988, and was called to preach that same year. He has served in jail ministries, youth groups, camps and churches since 1988.

He has received a Graduate of Theology Degree and is currently finishing his Bachelor Degree in Pastoral Theology. A full-time pastor since July of 2000, he was the senior pastor of First Baptist Church of Brighton, Il.

He and his wife of 13 years, Donna have five children: AJ, Adam, Alyssa, Allison and Abigail. His life verse is Matt. 5:16 “Let your light so shine before men that they may see your good works and glorify your Father which is in heaven.”

RANK:  1st Dan Provisional