PLYMOUTH, Minn.A GARBC pastor and a missionary earned doctoral degrees from Central Baptist Theological Seminary on May 9.

Greg Javaux, pastor at Silvis Heights Baptist Church, Silvis, Ill., graduated with a Doctor of Ministry degree in counseling, having completed a project titled “Preparing the Church to Act Redemptively Toward Homosexuals.”

Todd Daily (left) graduated with a Doctor of Ministry degree, having completed a project titled “Fit for Life: A Spiritual Growth Program for Men.” Todd and Dawn Daily are Baptist Mid-Missions missionaries to Bad Heilbrunn, Germany, sent by Slater Baptist Church, Slater, Iowa.