Dr. Daryl B. Brock
Founder - Sr. Pastor
Dr. Daryl B. Brock, pastor and founder of Grace Christian Fellowship, received his doctorate in ministry and theology in the mid 80's from the Apostolic College of Grace and Truth. His secular degree was obtained from the University of Cincinnati in Urban Planning and Design. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio in the community of Avondale, Pastor Brock is experienced in venues of radio, television and street evangelism as tools to deliver God's word.
Dr. Brock's passion and vision for ministry is centered in teaching and training people to receive and act in the fullness of God's best for us now. Among his many accomplishments, in the mid 1990's Dr. Brock created the Strike Force Karate Association. Strike Force initially began as a youth intervention program in partnership with the Sentinal Police organization. As a certified 9th degree black belt with more than 40 years of martial arts experience, through Strike Force, Dr. Brock continutes to teach martial arts to both children and adults as part of church ministry.
Pastor Brock is a 30 plus year retired manager of the City of Cincinnati. There he served in capacities from Assistant Manager of River Front Stadium, Director of Public Services and Assistant to the City Manager. Pastor Brock is a certified Scuba Diver and avid motorcyclist who proclaims - "To God be the glory for the things He has done."
The leadership of Grace Christian Fellowship have been serving the Greater Cincinnati community for over 20 years. We bring a tireless dedication of service and ability to lead, inspire and care for those in need. Our leaders and members together provide Grace Christian Fellowship with the inspiration and direction to keep God's vineyard moving forward and expanding in new areas based on our community's needs. Grace Christian Fellowship: A church with no boundaries demonstrating God's love through the service of helps.
Avid communicator, web and Internet evangelist with more than 10 years of online and offline marketing experience.
Gayle A. Brock
Experienced in both local, regional and national and international program development, Pastor Gayle is a 34 year executive who believes that being a developer of others as well as ones-self is a driving force for unleashing the excellence that God has placed within.
Pastor Gayle is the founder of ESPERE, Cincinnati's first Liturgical Dance Ministry established in 1982. ESPERE ministered in churches in the Cincinnati area as well as those throughout the Midwest and Southeastern regions of the country. Under her tutelage, several Cincinnati praise teams and dance ministries were launched or enhanced.
Pastor Gayle is a co-leader of the annual Jamaica Missions Ministry inwhich members and non church members travel to minister to children in Jamaica. Through her leadership, Grace Christian Fellowship adopted a school in the hill country outside of Montego Bay, Jamaica. School supplies, gifts and even building improvements have been gifted to our adopted school Belfont Basic and delivered by dedicated servant ambassadors.
Pastor Gayle is a certifed scuba diver (1992) and avid aquatics specialist. She is a 5th degree Black Belt. Her global experience includes International Leadership Institute in Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras and Brazil. Gayle is Executive Consultant of Brock Consulting where she specializes in Program Management, Staff Development and Training. Born in Canton, Ill – Pastor Gayle is a graduate of the Univ. of Cincinnati with a BA in Physical Education, MS in Exercise Physiology and is a licensed medical massage therapist.