General Superintendent Doug Clay was elected at the 57th General Council in August, 2017.  Prior to his present position, Clay served the Fellowship as general treasurer for nine years.  He was superintendent of the Ohio District from 2004-2008, and pastored Calvary Assembly of God in Toledo, Ohio, from 1997-2004.  Clay has also served as the Assemblies of God national youth director (1995-1997), Ohio District youth director (1989-1995) and as a youth pastor in Ohio and Iowa.  He is a 1985 graduate of Central Bible College in Springfield, Missouri.  Clay has a passionate love for the local church; is a church health enthusiast; and he effectively equips leaders to grow in their calling.  Clay is the author of "Ordered Steps" and "Dreaming in 3D."  He and his wife, Gail, have two grown daughters and seven grandchildren.


  • host pastor  |  wayne and traci murray

    Wayne Murray began pastoring at Grace Assembly of God in Greenwood in 1997.  He previously served in staff pastor positions in Terre Haute and Logansport.  Wayne is married to Traci, and they have two sons, Braden (daughter-in-law Olivia and granddaughter Mila) and Elliott.  He is a graduate of Central Bible College and the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, both in Springfield, Missouri.  He currently serves on the Assemblies of God World Missions Board of Directors.

Gifford celebration

MONDAY, MAY 22, 2023



Monday, May 22


9:30 a.m. Indiana Advance Seminar

11:15 a.m. Credentialed Women’s Luncheon  

11:30 a.m. Council Registration  

11:30 a.m. STL/BGMC Grand Club Luncheon

1:00 p.m. Business Session

7:00 p.m. Evening Service

  Speaker: Doug Clay

Reception: Gifford Celebration in The Commons


Tuesday, May 23


8:00 a.m. Senior Ministers’ Breakfast

8:30 a.m. District Affiliated Pastors' & Leaders' Breakfast

9:30 a.m. Communion Service/ 

  Superintendent’s Message: Don Gifford

12:30 p.m. World Missions Luncheon

Speaker: Doug Clay

2:00 p.m. Business Session

7:00 p.m. Ordination Service

  Speaker: Doug Clay


Wednesday, May 24


8:00 a.m. Charles Crank Classic - Register Here

16th Annual Golf Outing

9:00 a.m. 9th Annual Bike Ride for Missions


Registration is required to attend the following events, unless noted otherwise. 

Indiana Advance

Spanish Speaking Church Planting Seminar

Monday, May 22  |  9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Life Change Church

2528 S. US Hwy 31, Greenwood, IN 46143

Credentialed Women's Luncheon

Monday, May 22  |  11:15 a.m.

Kid's Worship Center  |  Meal is $30 per person

STL/BGMC Grand Club Luncheon

Monday, May 22  |  11:30 a.m.

The Commons

Event by invitation only

Gifford Celebration

Monday, May 22  |  7:00 p.m. Service Celebration

Reception in The Commons

Everyone invited and welcome  |  Registration not required

Senior Ministers' Breakfast (ages 65+)

Tuesday, May 23 |  8:00 a.m.

Room 110

District Affiliated Pastors' & Leaders' Breakfast

Tuesday, May 23  |  8:30 a.m.

Kid's Worship Center

World Missions Luncheon

Tuesday, May 23  |  12:30-1:45 p.m.

The Commons  |  $25 per person

Charles Crank Classic 16th Annual Golf Outing

Wednesday, May 24  |  8:00 a.m. shotgun start

Hickory Stick Golf Club

4422 Hickory Stick Blvd, Greenwood, IN

Register Here

9th Annual Bike Ride for Missions

Wednesday, May 24  |  9:00 a.m.

Blue Heron Park

405 Driftwood Ct, Franklin, IN

Contact David Lade (574-387-3250) for more information


Online pre-registration is required for childcare.  We will not have onsite childcare registration.

Childcare provided by Grace Assembly of God

Birth-5 years old  |  Childcare is being provided for business sessions and evening services.

Kindergarten-5th Grade  |  Kid services provided for evening services only.