Pastor Gregg began serving as a pastor in December of 1973 while completing his Bachelor's Degree at Faith Baptist Bible College in Ankeny, IA. After serving associate pastorates in Silvis, and Oswego, IL, in December of 1981 he was called to join our staff here at FBC as the Associate Pastor of Christian Education. Upon the retirement of Rev. Louis Showers in 1996, Pastor Gregg was asked to assume the Lead Pastor role and has served officially in that capacity since April of 1997. Pastor Gregg and his wife Marcia (Thomson), have been married since August 1973 and have four adult sons, their spouses, and 15 grandchildren. Pastor Gregg is an ordained minister of the Gospel, and holds earned Master's and Doctorate Degrees in Christian Counseling Psychology. Along with being our Lead Pastor and overseeing all of the ministries of FBC, he serves as the Director of New Path Christian Counseling Services (llc.), and is a Police and Fire Department Chaplain for Goshen and surrounding communities. Pastor Gregg enjoys studying the rich spiritual depth of God's Word, the Bible, and sharing it with us through his practical preaching and teaching each week. He has also taught at conferences throughout the mid-west and at the Northeast India Baptist Bible College & Seminary in Silchar, Assam, India. Pastor Gregg enjoys spending time with Marcia maintaining their home or riding their bicycles and picking up aluminum cans along the road for recycling, riding his motorcycle and spoiling his grandchildren.