Dr. Ray Ellis, Certified Church Consultant
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Matt ThomasDr. Ray Ellis,
Certified Church Consultant

Ray served 29 years as senior pastor and church planter in Kansas, Michigan and California, 8 years as Conference Superintendent in Florida, 9 years as Director of Evangelism and Church Growth for the Free Methodist Church of North America.
From 1999 – 2000 he served as President of the American Society for Church Growth now named The Great Commission Growth Network.
From 1998 to 2009 he served as mentor to students of Fuller Seminary Campus in Menlo Park, CA.
He presently is serving as Director of Evangelism and Outreach for the Cornerstone Community Church, a Free Methodist Congregation in St. Petersburg, FL
He is actively involved in leading training seminars, training denominational church consultants and leading conference and local church consultations for churches of various sizes throughout the United States.
Ray is a Church Growth Consultant certified by the Fuller Institute of Evangelism and Church Growth in Pasadena, CA, has an AA degree from Central College of Kansas, a BA from Greenville College, M Div. and D Min. degrees from Asbury Theological Seminary.

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Dr. Ray Ellis biography

Director of Consultant Training Free Methodist Church North America 1989-2009

President of the American Society for Church Growth, 1999-2000

Chairman of the Evangelism Commission, Christian Holiness Partnership 1985-2000

Board of Directors of Men’s Ministries International Free Methodist Church 1997 to 2009

Secretary, Treasurer of the International Institute for the Advancement of Missional Leadership Team 2002 to present.

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