Ross and his wife Karen have had the privilege of serving the Lord at the LaGrange Bible Church since 1976. They have two married children: Jenny (and Randy) Kutchek and Kevin (and Kirstin) Bacon. They also have four grandchildren: Isabella and Jack Kutchek, and Sophia and Olivia Bacon. Ross has served as youth pastor, assistant, and associate pastor, and senior pastor since 1988. Working in these various areas has provided him with many rich experiences in pastoral ministry. Ross and Karen are both from Illinois, born in Oak Lawn and Worth respectively. They were married at Oak Lawn Bible Church on March 10, 1973. During Ross' last semester at Moody Bible Institute, the Bacon's joined the staff at LaGrange Bible Church.
Education: B.A. in Pastoral and Christian Education - Moody Bible Institute 1976 M.A. in Educational Ministries - Wheaton College 1985 Ph.D. in Education - Trinity Evangelical Divinity School 1993