Elder Dr. GREGORY BERNARD LIGGINS, SR.
Pastor Gregory Liggins grew up in the Riverside Community of Memphis, Tennessee. He attended Riverview Elementary School and graduated from Carver High. He was a student under the late Dr. Ruben Green, who was a mentor to him as well.
Dr. Liggins received his Doctorate of Divinity Degree from Jacksonville Theological Seminary in Jacksonville, Florida. He completed his Internship at the Med as a Chaplin and is currently a member of the Prison Ministry at the Shelby County Penal Farm in Memphis, TN. He ministers to the senior citizens at Camilla Towers in downtown Memphis and is also a Substance Abuse Counselor.
He is a Navy Veteran where he served in Communications and a Color Guard for President Ford, for which he had a Top Secret Clearance. He is a member of the Baptist Ministerial Association, Security for the National Baptist Convention’s Youth Encampment, and is a member of Grace Missionary Baptist Church under the leadership of Dr. Ronnie King.
First Lady ANNIE LIGGINS is an educator who delights in working with children. After high school, she attended Lemoyne-Owens College to pursue her dream of becoming an elementary school teacher. She also enjoys reading, baking, fishing, and visiting with the elderly whenever time allows.
Annie has been married to Elder Gregory Liggins for over 14 years and works with him in order to accomplish the vision and mission of the church and its community. She serves in the choir, assists in the Sunday School Department, the Finance Committee, and the Children’s Ministry. The motivational bible verses that encourages her to work and serve is found in Ephesians 6: 6-7.
Sister Annie and Pastor Liggins extend a hearty welcome to you and your family to join them and the Riverview Christian Church family for an exciting worship service and/or Bible study experience. Riverview is a place where families and individuals can grow and glow in grace and knowledge as the word of God is taught in love. They have a desire to see God’s supernatural power at work in the lives of others and let them know that they can enjoy life in Christ.