Dr. Jim Rankin: (Founder of Adventures in Truth biblical research/mission organization), is an accomplished biblical explorer, and author of the best-selling book 'Expedition Ark of the Covenant', and these incredible books of biblical discovery: Guardians of the Secrets Book I', The Apostle Project, The Skull Beyond the Cross Guardians of the Secrets Book II, and Footprints of Jesus: Crushed in Stone. Dr. Rankin has opened the doors to biblical reality with his incredible discoveries in the ancient lands of Ethiopia and Egypt, and has become a popular guest on such international television programs as TBN's Praise The Lord Show, The Hour of Power, TCT's Update Show, The Kevin Shorey Show, Atlanta LIVE, CTN, I Believe, and many others.
Dr. Rankin has been dubbed by Pastor Bobby Schuller, and others, as "A real-life modern- day Indiana Jones," and since giving up the entertainment and corporate world, he has dedicated his life to locating the truths of the Bible while sharing the gospel around the world. He is also a sought-after speaker and guest, sharing his unbelievable expeditions with churches, colleges, schools and corporate events across the globe.
He has been credited with locating the only known evidence of the existence of the Ark of the Covenant along with many other incredible artifacts and locations of biblical sites once thought to be lost. Along with this incredible work, Dr. Rankin has been able to share the Word of God to hundreds of thousands of people in a very unique way.
From forbidden islands and dark hidden tombs to mountain top fortresses and long lost biblical truths...Jim has dedicated his life to following the lead of a higher Guide while spreading the gospel to each soul along his path of discovery. He has taken on extreme challenges in his journey to unearth and locate some of the Bible’s most hidden secrets while making his personal goal of reaching "lost" civilizations with the gospel of Jesus Christ.