Ray Comfort founded Living Waters and serves as its CEO, an evangelist, a film producer, and best-selling author of more than 80 books including God Has a Wonderful Plan for Your Life, How to Know God Exists, and publisher of Hell’s Best Kept Secret, and The Evidence Bible. The former New Zealander Comfort serves on Christianity’s front lines defending the Bible and evangelizing worldwide. His booklet The Atheist Test has sold more than a million copies.
Television broadcasts are no stranger to Comfort who co-hosts an award-winning television program with actor Kirk Cameron, The Way of the Master, now entering its fifth season and broadcast in nearly 200 countries. Blogging to hundreds of atheists at “Atheist Central,” Comfort has debated atheistic evolution on ABC’s Nightline and BBC and was a platform speaker at an annual American Atheists Convention.
Comfort founded The School of Biblical Evangelism and today it educates more than 16,000 online students worldwide. As a mission-minded organization, Living Waters can repeatedly be found giving away resources to help others. Over 200,000 copies of Darwin’s Origin of Species, which also containing the Gospel, has been given away to students at the top 100 U.S. universities. Comfort is known for his original and expressly unique gospel tracts which he hopes will equip believers with tools to make the task of evangelism easy and effective.
A film producer himself, Comfort is the Executive Producer of 180, Evolution vs. God, Audacity, and other films. His ministry’s YouTube channel boasts more than 47 million views.
Internationally known for his evangelistic efforts, innovative style, Bible-centered teaching, and delightfully refreshing sense of humor, Ray hasn’t left the house without gospel tracts for decades. He and his wife Sue reside in southern California and have three grown children and eight grandchildren.