The day of Pentecost not only has several names in the Bible, but it also relates to several subject. In his Pentecost sermon Mr. Smith begins by showing connections between the Passover and Pentecost and then considers another Inseparable connection, that of the church and the Holy Spirit.
Gary Smith was born in Charlotte, North Carolina, but spent most of his youth in the Pasadena, California area. He graduated from Ambassador College in 1976 and he and his wife, Liz, moved to Peoria, Illinois. For the next six years he worked as a nursing home administrator in Illinois, Ohio, and Texas.
In 1982, he and Liz began to serve in the full-time ministry. Since that time, they have served in a number of congregations in the Midwest.
Gary and Liz now pastor in Houston, Texas near their two children and grandson.