Where the world comes to study the Bible

Our Team

Founder of
The founder of wishes to remain anonymous (cf. Matt 23:11-12). The Lord gave him a vision for developing an internet platform so that gifted teachers could teach to millions of people by posting their good, solid Bible study material on the web. In 1994 he founded Biblical Studies Foundation (also known as He grew up attending a church in Texas where Hampton Keathley III was pastor for many years.

Hampton Keathley IV, Th.M.
As cofounder of 26 years ago Hampton handles a variety of technical items: networks, servers, programming, along with print and electronic publishing. As a Dallas Theological Seminary student Hampton crafted his own Greek and Hebrew fonts and started Galaxie Software when scholars started using PC’s to write their research. He was the first to figure out how to type the Hebrew right to left. Galaxie Software annually produces the renown Theological Journal Library consisting of over thirty evangelical Christian academic journals. It is available in Logos, WORDsearch, Accordance, and online. Hampton is innovative and business minded. His strengths include automation, publishing, and linear thinking. He has a passion for Christian apologetics and is an author on


Ministry Coordinator
Bob Deffinbaugh, Th.M.
Bob graduated from Dallas Theological Seminary in 1971. For the past 37 years he has served as the primary teaching elder at Community Bible Chapel in Richardson, Texas. Bob has been involved with since its inception. His voluminous Bible studies and sermons are posted on Bob recently retired from his teaching position in the church and now serves as a ministry coordinator and facilitator at Bob’s focus is on acquiring top quality Bible study resources and ministering to those who proclaim God’s Word to others.


Submissions Coordinator
Kevin Dodge, Th.M.
Holding degrees from Philadelphia Biblical University and Dallas Theological Seminary he has been digitizing content for Galaxie Software and since 2008. Kevin also developed The Pathway to Spiritual Maturity program. His duties include assisting the volunteer translators of articles, serving as a virtual doorkeeper in interacting with people for the material to be posted on the site, and managing the store. He also is an elder and pastor at Grace Community Baptist Church in Palatka Florida.


Technical Director
Brian Seagraves
As's main developer and server administrator Brian keeps the website up and running and improving! Brian has been with since June of 2006, and works remotely from Florida.


Image Director
David Austin MSEE
David is passionate about becoming spiritually mature and helping the Church to be successful in Disciple Making. He is interested in moving to an "Open Source" ministry model; recruiting and teaming with others who are passionate about empowering people to be eternally successful in Christ's Kingdom and to see the body of Christ grow spiritually within the context of the local church across all languages and cultures worldwide.


Image Writer/Teacher
Gaye-Ellen Austin MSEd
Gaye-Ellen Austin or ( "Miss Gaye")  a.k.a. SonShine has a passion to train people to be successful Bible students, that they may teach others to teach yet others (2 Tim 2:15). She taught 15 years in public schools and 12 years in a Christian school where she was coordinator of the NILD program for learning disabled students).  "Miss Gaye" as she is known by children, writes the daily devotional for the page. and Coordinates the Children's Heart Prints Bloggers.

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