Entries by John Woodward

New Jersey Events

I had special opportunities during a ministry trip to New Jersey to share the fuller message of the Cross and celebrate God’s transformative grace and love. On the morning of June 3rd I was at The Colony of Mercy at America’s Keswick. (We have had their chaplains come to Tennessee for training over the years.) […]

New Executive Director

The Board of Grace Fellowship International is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark McKeehan as the new Executive Director of GFI. Mark has been the pastor of Chilhowee Hills Baptist Church in Knoxville TN for the last 13 years. Mark has also been a member of the board of GFI for the past two and a half years. He […]

Seminars and Workshop

Recent “Finding Joy: Biblical Counsel to Overcome Depression” seminars were hosted by Painesville Baptist Church in Ohio, and Calvary Baptist Church in Knoxville, Tennessee. The Exchanged Life Counseling Workshop was held in Tennessee. Upcoming seminars and workshops are listed under calendar of events. Comments from workshop attendees: Excellent workshop! This is truly a ministry of […]

Grief Conference

Comfort for the Broken Heart: A Grief Conference was held on December 4th, 2021. The event was hosted by Trenton First Baptist Church in Trenton, Georgia. This conference was organized by pastor Eddie Cantrell and Mark Miller, who welcomed the group in a plenary session. Five workshops were given by presenters John Woodward, Jim Herndon […]

Autumn Ministry Events

In September we had two seminars that were hosted by churches. Trading Ford Baptist Church in Salisbury, North Carolina hosted the Finding Freedom Seminar. This was promoted by GFI alumni at the local ministry, Capstone Recovery Center. Good Shepherd Baptist Church in Christiansburg, Virginia hosted the Abiding Life Seminar on September 25th. This was promoted […]

“Dynamic Discipling” Webinar

“And Jesus came and spoke to them, saying, ‘All authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth. 19 Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, 20 teaching them to observe all things that I have commanded you; and lo, […]