Engagement & Service



Inner City Christian Federation (ICCF) – teaching and mentoring – ICCF is a nonprofit housing corporation whose leadership is motivated by, and programs shaped by, its belief that all people deserve safe, clean, affordable housing.

Community Housing Partnersformer project consultant – CHP fosters development and opportunities to  create homes and communities that are healthy, sustainable, and affordable.

Kid’s Food Basketvolunteer – provides food assistance to children in need across Michigan. 

Kent County Animal Sheltervolunteer – the Kent County Animal Shelter helps place thousands of dogs and cats in loving homes every year.


Grand Rapids Friends Meeting (Quakers) – member – Gregory is a recorded member of the Grand Rapids Monthly Meeting and is engaged in various activities and programs within the local Quaker community and beyond.

Theology & Education writing, teaching, public speaking – Gregory is a published author, teacher, writer, and blogger, exploring theological and cultural issues. To learn more visit his site, Plain Spoken Theology

Community Gatherings & Discussions facilitating and hosting – Gregory seeks to foster informal, organic spiritual community through informal discussions, book readings, dinners, and social gatherings throughout the year. These gatherings are open to anyone interested.