Meet Our Pulpit Minister:
Ray Reynolds has served as the pulpit minister of the Gulf Shores church of Christ since November 2007. He has been in the ministry since 1996 and has worked full-time in Alabama, Tennessee, and Idaho. He has also preached in meetings/seminars in AL, CO, FL, ID, MO, MS, TN, TX, Canada and Cuba. He and his wife, Sarah (High), have three boys: Luke, Seth, and Izak.
Ray has B.A. and M.Min. degrees from Heritage Christian University and also has a Ph.D. from Trinity Theological Seminary and also studied at the College of Southern Idaho. He is the Founder and Director of T.I.T.U.S. Camp (Teens In Training for Useful Service) at Heritage Christian University in Florence, AL which trains 70 teenagers each summer for full-time ministry (since 2005). He is an adjunct professor for Heritage Christian University and assists with the direction of the Heritage Christian University – Gulf Shores extension campus.
In his spare time, Ray is also a soccer coach for the Gulf Shores Recreation Center, serves as Chaplain for South Baldwin Regional Medical Center, has taught Christian Apologetics at South Alabama Christian School (Robertsdale), and is a chapel speaker for Snook Christian Academy (Summerdale, AL). He is also a Master of Ceremonies for the Lads to Leaders convention in Orlando, FL.
Ray keeps regularly scheduled office hours from 9-3 PM at the building (Monday through Thursday). Feel free to schedule an appointment (251-968-7769). Please note that all ministerial care and counseling is offered with a biblical framework. Ray is not a licensed counselor in the state of Alabama, and therefore is only qualified to offer spiritual guidance and direction, not clinical or psychological advice. You may be referred to someone with more expertise if he deems necessary. Let us know how we can help you.
Ray’s Ministerial Services Include:
Personal In Home Bible Studies
Prayer & Encouragement
Spiritual Direction & Formation
Regular Preaching at Gulf Shores Church of Christ
Conducts Two Gospel Meetings/Seminars A Year
Three Annual Lectureships, Summer Series, Camps & Seminars
Regular Teaching at Gulf Shores Church of Christ (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday)
Adjunct Professor for Heritage Christian University-Gulf Shores Extension
Director of T.I.T.U.S. Camp at Heritage Christian University - Florence, AL
Teaching for Snook Christian Academy (Bible, Chapel)
Grief Counseling & Recovery
Pre-Marital Counseling (6 Sessions)