Gary L. Frost will be our guest speaker on Saturday, August 27th at 6:00pm, and on Sunday, August 28th at 9:30am. Join us on campus or online.

Gary has pastored for 23 years in Youngstown, Ohio (Rising Star Baptist Church) and Brooklyn, New York (Evergreen Baptist Church). Upon graduating from Mount Union College (all-conference quarterback, and hall of fame) with a degree in psychology he became coordinator of the crisis intervention department of the Child and Adult Mental Health Center in Youngstown. After obtaining his graduate degree in Pastoral Psychology from Ashland Theological Seminary he specialized as a pastoral counselor in Youngstown.

Most recently, Gary has been serving as the National Director for March for Jesus USA. Previously, twice served as a vice president at the North American Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention in Alpharetta, Georgia. He served 8 years on the Executive Committee of the Southern Baptist Convention in Nashville, Tennessee.

Gary was called to serve in New York City as executive director of the Metropolitan New York Baptist Association working with over 200 churches. While in New York he also served as president of Concerts of Prayer Greater New York. He has served as National Facilitator for Prayer with the Mission America Coalition and Director of Missions for the Steel Valley Baptist Association in Ohio.

Gary and his wife Lynette have been married 45 years. They have 6 children, 6 grandchildren and have served as foster parents for more than 40 children. Gary and Lynette are the co-founders of a ministry to homeless and home-challenged pregnant women known as Eagle’s Nest Life Equipping Center in Youngstown, Ohio.