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Retired Christian Educator / Pastor
Evansville Indiana , 47714
812-250-6464

About Gary
  • Education: I attended Moody Bible Institute and received by BA from Siena Heights College in Adrian, Michigan. I pursued graduate work at Huntington College in Indiana and received my graduate degrees, Th.M. and DMin. from Christian Bible College in Rocky Mount, North Carolina.
  • Experience: I have served in pastorates either full time or bivocationally for a total of 25 years and I have been involved in Christian education for a total of 20 years. The two ministries have been concurrent at times.
  • Family: I am married with four grown children nine grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
  • Best advice given to me about preaching: Stand up, speak up, and then shut up.
  • Hobbies: I am an avid bicyclist and computer user.
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  • Voices

    Contributed on Apr 12, 2003
    based on 69 ratings
     | 2,994 views

    This sermon is a consideration of the voices in the Palm Sunday text of Luke 19

    Voices Luke 19:28-48 Introduction Every day there are many voices trying to convince us about how to live our lives. Those voices do not always offer wise counsel. Illustration: Here are instructions on how to react to hungry pythons, as given to Peace Corpsmen serving in Brazil ...read more

  • Going On A Little Further

    Contributed on Mar 16, 2002
    based on 69 ratings
     | 5,820 views

    Using Jesus Gethsemane experience of "going on a little further" He is seen as going further in compassion, commitment and courage.

    Going on a Little Further Matthew 26:39 Introduction Illustration: Gordon MacDonald said, “You can tell whether you are becoming a servant by how you act when people treat you like one.” How do you react when you are treated like a servant? I must confess that my reaction isn’t always a ...read more

  • God's Guidelines For Graduates

    Contributed on Jun 4, 2001
    based on 136 ratings
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    A sermon to graduates (any graduates) with three guidelines for success as faithful Christians. Message is appropriate for challenging any Christians. Based on II Timothy 1:7; Philippians 3:13-14; and Hebrews 12:1-3

    Guidelines For Graduates II Timothy 1:7; Philippians 3:13-14; Hebrews 12:1-3 Introduction Illustration: Going down the highway a bumper sticker was observed that said, "I’m a Pearl Harbor survivor." The unique thing about this bumper sticker was that is was on the back of a Toyota truck. ...read more

  • The Glorious Appearing Of Christ

    Contributed on Oct 18, 2000
    based on 45 ratings
     | 2,740 views

    The past, present, and future activity of Christ on behalf of mankind. Good for use at Easter or on a study of the ministry of Christ.

    Illustration: Dr. E. Stanley Jones, the famous missionary, wrote in his autobiography a story about a friend, who was called upon to conduct a funeral service. This friend wanted to do the funeral exactly as it should be, so he turned to the New Testament to see how Jesus conducted a funeral. What ...read more

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