The Mountain Before the Valley

Rev. Phil Gray | October 27, 2013

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Duration: About 24 mins | Key Scriptures:
Colossians 2:6-15 | Matthew 27:51-54

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Rev. Phil Gray is an Associate Pastor at the City of Refuge United Church of Christ located in San Francisco, California.

He formally served as the Pastor of the Church Out Reach which provides, housing, direct services, education, training, and substance abuse intervention and mentorship programs. He has recently been appointed to the role of Pastor of the youth department were he will continue to develop mentorship programs, as well as Self-Care projects specifically geared toward youth and young adults. Rev. Phil has conducted Parenting workshops geared to same gender loving couples as well as heterosexual couples, both workshops provided spiritual guidance as well information and resources to guide families into healthier relationships with each other.

Rev. Phil has a B.A in Christian Education and is a former High School Teacher, he presently teaches elementary school for the Oakland Unified School District in Oakland, California, where he resides.