Dr. Dinsbeer was born on May 14, 1929. He grew up in Milwaukee Wisconsin and joined the army in 1946 for three years of service. Beginning in 1949 he attended college at the Bible Baptist Seminary and Jacksonville University. In the fall of 1951 he began working at the Park Avenue Baptist Church in Lynchburg VA. Dr. Dinsbeer pastored and mentored Jerry Falwell as a young believer. Dr. Dinsbeer is currently on the board of directors for Liberty University.
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