Dr. David Eckman has developed many of the proven concepts over the years that are used in the Aphesis materials. David has spent over 25 years in Biblical research. David received a B.A. in Philosophy from Houghton College, a Master of Divinity degree from San Francisco Conservative Baptist Seminary and a Master of Theology degree from Golden Gate Seminary. After six years of graduate research at Oxford University in England, he received his Doctor of Philosophy degree from Golden Gate Seminary in San Francisco, California. He has sixteen years of pastoral experience, followed by ten years as Dean for Western Seminary. He was a contributor to the New King James Study Bible with commentary on several of the Minor Prophets. He has written other books and numerous articles. His Biblical scholarship is combined with 30 years of experience as pastor, counselor, teacher and conference speaker, with a distinctly Biblical and practical approach to everyday life. Dr. Eckman is a volunteer consultant to Aphesis Group.