Dana Bratton, B.A., M.Div. is an ordained Baptist pastor, retired. He received his B.A. degree at California Baptist College, Religion major, New Testament minor, in Riverside CA. He received his M.Div. from Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary in Brea, CA. He pastored Calvary Chapel at the Bridge 9 years in Phuket, Thailand. He served as a missionary to Thailand for 11 years. He served as missionary director with Child Evangelism Fellowship 11 years. He served as a hospital and hospice chaplain with the Health Care Chaplains' Ministry Association 16 years. He served as an elder at two churches, and was minister of senior adults two years at Magnolia Church. Dana was in full time ministry for 29 years. Dana has been married to Cindy for 43 years. They have three adult children and five grandchildren. They reside in Desert Hot Springs, CA.
This the first volume in a series compiling New Testament expository sermons by Pastor Dana Bratton as preached at Calvary Chapel at the Bridge in Phuket, Thailand. Useful for devotional study, sermons and Bible studies. Lots of simple practical explanation and application. This is an evangelistic exposition and verse by verse study of the gospel of Matthew chapters 1-14