Grove Avenue Baptist Church
8701 Ridge Road, Richmond, VA, USA


Mar 09 2019


9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Dr. Tony Crisp – Living Beyond BROKENNESS

March 9, 9am-Noon,
Grove Avenue Baptist Church

“Living beyond Brokenness”
Session 1 “The Purpose of Brokenness-Why?”
Session 2 “The Process (Pictures) of Brokenness-How?”
Session 3 “Forgiveness, Forgetting, Moving on-Why & How?”
Session 4 “Living Beyond Brokenness-Freedom!”

Sponsored by Words of Victory, Stephen Ministry, and in association with the Christian Counseling & Training Center; Inc.


About Dr. Tony Crisp:

Tony L. Crisp, Ph.D. DD

Strategic Initiatives Director, International Christian Embassy Jerusalem-USA
Founder & President, True Life Concepts Ministry, Knoxville, Tennessee
Owner, TLC Holy Land Tours, LLC, Knoxville, TN/Greenville, SC


Married to Karen Brown of Riceville, TN. June 3, 1978.  Three children and five grandchildren: Joshua Crisp married to the former Lauren Stipes parents of Joel, Judah and Lyla, Knoxville, TN.; Charity, married to Dr. Jeremy Roberts parents of Autumn and Lily, Greenville, SC.; Jonathan Crisp, Knoxville, TN

Pastoral Experience

  • Served as Senior Pastor for more than 40 years in the Southeastern and Southwestern United States from First Southern Baptist Church, San Diego, CA, to the Mountains of Western NC.

Selected Professional National and International Positions-Currently Serving as of 2015

  • National Council of (AIPAC) American Israel Public Affairs Committee, Washington, D.C.
  • Religion and Foreign Policy Working Group S. Dept. of State, Office of Religion and Global Affairs, Washington, D.C.
  • Executive Committee of the Southern Baptist Convention, Nashville, TN.
  • Board of Trustees & Adjunct Professor Piedmont International University, Winston-Salem, NC


  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Leadership, Tennessee Temple University, Chattanooga, TN.
  • Doctor of Divinity (D. honoris causa), Southern California Seminary, El Cajon, CA
  • Master of Arts, Biblical Studies, Dallas Baptist University, Dallas, TX
  • Bachelor of Arts, Biblical Studies, Criswell Center for Biblical Studies, Dallas, TX
  • Two years additional Graduate School, Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary, Memphis, TN.
  • On-site Research in Missions Strategies, Chile, Argentina, Uruguay
  • On-site Research, Old and New Testament, Historical Geography Studies, Israel, Jordan, Turkey, Greece, Italy, Greek Isles

For more information or to see recent videos go to tonycrisp.org.