A Servant Leader
Reverend Dr. Garry Levy was installed as the 5th President of the General Baptist State Convention of Wisconsin, Inc. (GBSC) In October 2011. He currently is serving his 2nd term as the Convention’s President. Reverend Dr. Garry Levy is the pastor of True Love Missionary Baptist Church in Milwaukee WI. He is a man with a humble spirit and a strong relationship with God. A man of integrity, President Levy believes that our services to Christ are to be “Christ-like” to others in our daily walk of life.Through much prayer, guidance of the Holy Spirit, and building of community relationships, President Levy has grown both the internal and external ministries of the General Baptist State Convention of Wisconsin.
Dr. Levy is a member of the Damascus Missionary Baptist Church in Milwaukee, under the pastoral guidance of Reverend Dr. Ellis Wilkins. Dr. Levy has earned a Bachelor of Arts in Theology, a Master of Divinity in Urban Ministry and an earned Doctor of Divinity – Humanitarian Services. He is a powerful preacher/teacher. He has served in various capacities on the executive board of the GBSC. President Levy has been a nationally certified instructor for the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. and the General Baptist State Convention of Wisconsin – Congress of Christian Education since 2000. Dr. Levy is an active executive board member for the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. In 2014, he served on the presidential campaign for the National Baptist Convention Inc. supporting Reverend Dr. Jerry Young.
A Family Man
Therefore, shall a man leave his father and his mother, and shall cleave unto his wife and they be one flesh. ~Genesis 2:24~
Pastor Dr. Levy is a loving, devoted husband, father and grandfather. Mrs. Dr. Dessie Levy has identified Pastor as her “H-U-Z-B-A-N-D” and soulmate. The two are inseparable. Pastor and Dr. Levy have 2 daughters, 1 son and 7 grandchildren.
Pastor and First Lady Levy are a loving Christian (born again) couple, and willing workers of the church and the Convention. Obedience to God’s divine purpose is their focus.