Don and Shirl Gessner
Don and Shirl Gessner have served as worship leaders in revivals, campmeetings, crusades and district assemblies throughout the United States and Canada since 1977. Their gift is to bring people into God's presence through music that prepares the heart for the Word of God. From 2001-2009, they served as Worship Leaders / Executive Pastor for Grace Pointe Church of the Nazarene in Indianapolis, IN. From 2009-2015, Don was Executive Pastor for Newark Church of the Nazarene in Newark, Ohio. In the summer of 2015, Don became Executive Pastor for Velocity Church in Indianapolis, IN while continuing to travel for worship events.
Don was the executive producer of six Gaither-like Homecoming videos for evangelists in the Church of the Nazarene. He currently serves as managing editor for the Nazarene Evangelist's Perspective magazine and is on the board of Dayspring Ministries, an international radio ministry located in Tualatin, Oregon.