|HOLY GHOST TEMPLE
OUTREACH AND DELIVERANCE MINISTRIES INC.
Bishop Gregory Thompson was born November 23, 1959 in Chicago Illinois. He is the Founder and
Pastor of Holy Ghost Temple Outreach and Deliverance Ministries Inc. which was established
February 20, 2007. He has ministered the Word of God since the age of 20 years old. While serving
in the military in Germany, 1980 to 1983, he maintained his membership with the Indiana Avenue
Pentecostal Church of God where the Bishop Charles E. Davis was his Pastor and Mentor for eight
years. In 1987 he moved his membership to Dixmoor Apostolic House of Prayer Church where Dr.
Freddy L. Hill, Jr. is the Pastor. In 1998, Bishop Gregory Thompson was licensed and ordained by
the laying on of hands of the elders and presbyters of the Pentecostal Assemblies of the World, Inc.
in Chicago, Illinois under the leadership of Dr. Arthur M. Brazier. He continued to serve as an Elder at
the Dixmoor Apostolic House of Prayer Church for over 22 years. Bishop Gregory Thompson is the
assistant Presiding Bishop of Agape Resurrect International Alliance (ARIA), Where Apostle I.D.
Harris Sr., D. Min. Is the Presiding Prelate.
Bishop Gregory Thompson has been happily married to his beloved wife, Evangelist Kim Thompson
for 22 years. Together this blended family of eight children and 21 grandchildren.
Bishop Gregory Thompson obtained his Bachelor of Science Degree in Information Technology from
Wesleyan/International University of Texas, and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies
from Governor State University. He was awarded an Honorary Doctorate degree from Hope Bible
Institute and Seminary in Chicago, Illinois. He is currently enrolled in Luther Rice Seminary and
University’s Masters of Divinity program. Bishop Gregory Thompson attended DePaul University
where he majored in Business Operations. He is also a Certified Network Engineer /Trainer. He is a
member of The Joint College of African American Pentecostal Bishops.
As President of GTC Computer Training Center, Bishop Gregory Thompson exudes excellence in
managerial and organizational skills. He is the President and Founder of GTC Computer Training
Center; a not-for-profit (501c3) company. He has over 36 years of experience in ministry, and in the
field of Information Systems Technology. Bishop Gregory Thompson is a retired Command Sergeant
Major with over 33 years of service in the United States Army and Army Reserves combined. Bishop
Gregory Thompson is employed as an IT Project Manager in the Operation Division of the
Department of Veterans Affairs, and Veterans Benefits Administration in Hines, Illinois.
Bishop Gregory Thompson
"We decree the blessings of
the Lord upon you"
And I, if I be lifted up from the earth, will draw all men unto