Greg Waybright, Lake Avenue Evangelical Free Church, Interview 3/26/09
The Center was pleased to welcome Trinity’s former president back to campus. Waybright addressed the subject of ecclesiology through consideration of two passages in Ephesians. His talks are entitled “The Dream Church”. His first sermon covered Ephesians 1:3-14 and is entitled “God’s Idea–Not Mine”, while his second covered Ephesians 2:11-22 and is entitled “From Dream to Reality.”
After twelve years of leadership as President of Trinity International University in Deerfield, Illinois Gregory L. Waybright accepted the call to serve as Senior Pastor at Lake Avenue Church. Dr. Waybright earned the doctor of philosophy in New Testament theology from Marquette University; his dissertation was entitled, “Discipleship and Possessions in the Gospel of Mark: A Narrative Study.” He holds a master of divinity from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, a master of arts in communication from Wheaton Graduate School, a bachelor of arts in biblical studies and philosophy from Wheaton College, and a diploma in pastoral studies from Moody Bible Institute. Dr. Waybright has studied and done research at Tyndale House and Cambridge University in England.