Pastor Bob Hoekstra was the founder of Living in Christ Ministries. He was in ministry from 1967 until his homecoming in 2012, including fourteen years in Dallas, TX, and eleven years as Pastor of Calvary Chapel of Irvine, CA. He and his wife, Dini, were married in 1966, and have three adult children and five grandchildren. Bob graduated from Dallas Theological Seminary in 1973 with the Master of Theology degree. Living in Christ Ministries also operates as the teaching and discipleship arm of International Prison Ministries which was founded in 1972 by Bob's father Ray Hoekstra (Chaplain Ray). Pastor Bob was selected to direct International Prison Ministry at the homegoing of Chaplain Ray in 1997. These two ministries have since relocated to Santa Ana, California in 2006.