Dr. Elmer Towns became LBF’s first endorsing agent. Dr. Charlie Davidson, who retired as a Lieutenant Colonel from the Air Force chaplaincy and recently went on to heaven was the second endorsing agent, and now Dr. Steven Keith Ch, Col USAF [Ret.] is the current endorser.
Dr. Steven Keith
Formally, Chaplain, Colonel Steve Keith (USAF Ret.) served as an Active Duty Air Force Chaplain from 1984-2014. Notably, as Director of the Armed Forces Chaplaincy Center (
Chaplain Keith was ordained to the ministry in 1981. He holds a Bachelor of Arts, Master of Strategic Studies, Master of Divinity, and Doctor of Ministry. Chaplain Keith is married to Delta (Johnson) Keith and they have five children and two grandchildren.
Dr. Keith Travis
Keith has 28 years of experience in the United States Army as a Chaplain (and is a retired Colonel). He and his family were missionaries with the Foreign Mission Board (IMB) in Costa Rica and Mexico for six years. In addition, he has served in several churches as pastor or associate pastor roles.
He is married to Pam Travis from Greensboro, North Carolina. They have been married for 37 years. They live in Nashville, TN and have three adult children (including a son in law), and 2 grandchildren, who are the love of his life!
Keith spends his spare time as a Professor with Liberty Divinity School, Gateway Seminary (Golden Gate Theological Seminary), and Columbia International Seminary (Columbia SC) where he teaches classes on Chaplaincy to online students, as well as in-resident work during intensive weeks.