About Us

This Institute is designed to help this generation's local churches preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ to everyone in this generation.  Our first ABMI has been established at the Silvery Lane Baptist Church in Dearborn Heights, Michigan, under Pastor Chris Staub. We are headquartered at Maranatha Baptist Church in Mattoon, Illinois, under Pastor Daniel Haifley, and have another pilot school there.

Silvery Lane Baptist Church

Dearborn Heights, MI

Pastor Chris Staub has served over 40 years in full-time gospel ministry.  He has served as music director, youth director, and bus director in various churches until the Lord called him to his current position as the Senior Pastor of the Silvery Lane Baptist Church in Dearborn Heights, Michigan, in August of 1981.  He has authored numerous outline studies on books of the Bible and is a contributing editor for “The Baptist Bread.”  He is also a current board member for “Word for the World Baptist Missions.” (www.silverylanebaptist.com)

Maranatha Baptist Church

Mattoon, IL 

Dr. Daniel Haifley has served over 30 years in full-time gospel ministry and is currently the Senior Pastor of Maranatha Baptist Church in Mat toon, Illinois. He has served as a Pastor, College President, Christian school teacher, Christian school administrator, youth pastor, and full-time evangelist.  He is the author of several books and publications and is a guest columnist for numerous periodicals.  He is  a current board member of the  "King James Bible Research Council"  and is the president of the "American Association of Bible College Educators for International Development."(www.mbcmattoon.com)