Profile: Rev. Gregory Christopher
Gregory Christopher was born in Chicago, Illinois, but grew up in Shreveport, Louisiana. In 1989, he announced his calling to the Ministry under the pastoral leadership of Pastor Lonnie Brown of the Body of Christ Christian Church in Tacoma, Washington.
Pastor Christopher is a graduate of A.L. Hardy Academy of Theology where he pursued and received a Doctorate of Ministry as well as a Master of Theology. The A.L. Hardy Academy is a theological seminary located in Seattle, Washington. Dr. Christopher also attended Southern Community College in Shreveport, Louisiana; Central Community College in Centralia, Washington; and Pierce College in Tacoma, Washington. Pastor Christopher has completed several certificates in Theology from Berean College Assemblies of God National Correspondence Institute and Emmaus Bible College.
Dr. Christopher is currently the pastor of Shiloh Baptist Church, 1st Vice President of the North Pacific Baptist Convention and Vice Moderator of the Ebenezer Baptist District Association. Previous posts include the Dean of the North Pacific Baptist Convention, Second Vice President of the Tacoma Ministerial Alliance and President of Operation Christ Ministry. Pastor Christopher is a board member of Associated Ministries, past Dean of the Ebenezer Baptist District Association and past Youth Director of Youth for Christ, YMCA. Civic Involvement Pastor Christopher is the President of the Tacoma Branch of the NAACP, a member of the Tacoma-Pierce County Black Collective and a board member of the Tacoma Urban League.
On February 18, 1989, Gregory and Evelyn Christopher were united in holy matrimony. In this union, two families were united. They are the proud parents of five children, thirteen grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.