Gary Pickens, D.Min.
D.Min in Theological Reflection complete with Greek and Hebrew, Bethel Theological Seminary (1995); M.Div., Ashland Theological Seminary - New Testament (1988); B.S. in Pastoral Studies at North Central University (1980
Dr. Pickens provides a wealth of life experience in his courses. A sales engineer who designed supermarkets, he went on to further education and has taught in Bible colleges for over twenty years, specializing in urban studies, evangelism, and all forms of practical ministry. He has authored church evangelism and marketplace correspondence courses, and he has pastored for over twenty years. He is presently the pastor of Living Word Christian Center in Charleston, West Virginia.