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Men's Retreat 2017

Dr Jon Paulien has a Bachelor of Arts from Atlantic Union College, and an MDiv and PhD from Andrews University. His doctoral thesis, Decoding Revelation’s Trumpets: Literary Allusions and Interpretation of Revelation 8:10-12, was completed in 1987. Prior to his PhD he worked for several years in New York as a church pastor. Paulien mainly focuses on the books of John and Revelation.

He was professor of New Testament Interpretation at the Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary at Andrews University. He spent over two decades at Andrews. On January 1, 2007 he became dean of the Faculty of Religion at Loma Linda University, and it was announced he would be part-time until mid-2007 when his work at Andrews University was complete.

He and his wife Pamella have three children. Their names are Tammy Clouzet, Joel, and Kimberly, the eldest of whom is living with her husband Jean-Marcel Clouzet in Madison, Wisconsin.


Elder Neil Biloff has a Bachelor of Science from Walla Walla University and has continued his education at Andrews Universtiy for his MDiv.

Biloff pastored, built churches and schools, and administered in Alaska for fiftenn years before coming back home to the Dakotas in 2005 where he is currently president of the Dakota Conference.

He, and his wife Jacquie, have three adult children, Matt (Tricia) and one grandson, Jacob, living in Alaska; Chet, also in Alaska; and Rondi (Jameson) residing in Colorado.