From a small print run of 3,500 copies here in the UK, The Word For Today now has a global reach of more than 7.6 million through print and digital platforms. Bob currently serves as a director of United Christian Broadcasters in Great Britain. £20 could reach and impact 25 people through the ministry of the UCB Word For Today. God continues to make himself known through the ‘power of a story’.’, My early years – ‘I would fight back tears, I had this burning desire to preach.’, ‘Growing up as a young man in Belfast, my mother was the driving force in our lives. You can give it out at conferences, set up a table and say to people, “would you like a free devotional?”’ Three-and-a-half years after I received that prophetic word on our wedding day, the UCB Word For Today was printed for the first time. Best known as one half of the surprisingly musically competent comedy rock band Tenacious D, Kyle Gass has actually been appearing in front of the camera since long before the inception of his face-melting collaboration with Jack Black. Bob has 5 jobs listed on their profile. His sister, Ruth, serves as a research assistant. Join Facebook to connect with Bob Gass and others you may know. Bob Gass is on Facebook. This is "Bob Gass Memorial Service" by The Word For You Today on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them. Bob Ga I never did get to go to Bible school, but I had a one-on-one teacher in the form of my pastor friend. So in my heart, I have always been called to the ministry, but while the calling has never changed, the method has. He held my feet to the fire and kept me accountable. ‘If you remain in Me and My words remain in you, ask whatever you wish.’ John 15:7 NIV. Bob has always cared deeply about the spiritual needs and growth of others. I grew up in a culture where men didn’t cry, but I would fight back tears, because I had this burning desire to preach. He was born in Northern Ireland and at 12 years old he committed his life to Christ, preaching his first sermon at 13. For many years he gave Bob constructive criticism of his sermons. Do you share my desire to help more people than ever before start or strengthen their relationship with Jesus? I had no idea how I would make it from the congregation to the pulpit, but I had this inner tug, this deep calling, and I preached my first sermon when I was 13.’, A wedding day message from God: ‘You will reach more people through your writing, than you will in all the years of your preaching.’. One of my mother’s favourite verses was ‘[they shall be] planted in the house of the Lord, they will flourish in the courts of our God’ (Psalm 92:13 NIV). This is the story of Bob Gass, the author of the UCB Word For Today. We have the answer and His name is Jesus Christ. Maybe I'd better go and read it for myself."'. Bob Gass is a producer, known for Words and Pictures (2013), 5 Flights Up (2014) and The Breakfast Club (1983). Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Bob Gass books online. Every week, she took us to church and I always remember that after the morning service, I would go to two Sunday schools - the Brethren and the Presbyterian. And so as children, not only were we planted but we were fertilised, watered and pruned. It’s His Word and all I do is distribute what God says. Join Facebook to connect with Bob Gass and others you may know. He preached his first sermon at 13, writing it out in a school exercise book. he said. It became an umbrella body for autonomous affiliate broadcasting organisations in different parts of the world. We take children out of the sex trade, state-run orphanages, and abusive situations and bring them to The Village of Hope. £20 could reach and impact 25 people through the ministry of the UCB Word For Today. I didn't know that was in the Bible! Looking for books by Bob Gass? Bob Gass went onto become an itinerant preacher and also had a TV show in the US. Bob Gass - cherished author of The Word For You Today, evangelist, pastor, and teacher - died peacefully in his home on June, 5th. Tag Archives: Bob Gass. THE EARLY YEARS. View the profiles of people named Bob Gass. Bob's vision for The Word for Today is to 'whet your appetite so much that you'll say, "Wow! This year marked the devotional’s 25th anniversary. The address on file for this person is 1491 Rhododendron Drive, Acworth, GA. I realised then, that one of the most read parts of a daily newspaper is often the horoscope section. Debby currently helps Bob write The Word for Today from their home in Alpharetta, Georgia. Bob Gass is listed as a Chief Executive Officer with Bob Gass Enterprises, Inc. in Georgia. He holds a doctorate in Organizational and Clinical Psychology from Harvard University.He is known for his work in leadership development, organizational transformation, and … Bob Gass’s most popular book is Discovering Your Destiny: Find Out What You Were Born to Be. Will you join me in helping more people than ever before by giving a gift? People think that if they get just one more thing or make some more money, they will be happy. Since 1991, Bob Gass Ministries has worked tirelessly to rescue the abused, neglected, and abandoned children of Romania. His father died when he was 12 and his mother was left to rear him as well as his brother, Neil, and sister, Ruth, on a government pension. He writes a daily devotional, published by United Christian Broadcasters (UCB) in the United Kingdom, called The Word For Today which … We are each called by God to be priests and as believers, we all have access to the same anointing. Bob Gass (1944-2019), with his wife, Debby, write The Word for Today. As he began, so he has continued — even today, Bob writes out each reading for The Word for Today longhand in a yellow legal pad. Felesége, Debby engedélyével osztjuk meg e hírt veletek, a Mai Igeolvasóival, mivel tudjuk, hogy Bob szolgálata közületek sokakra volt nagy hatással.. Kérünk minden kedves olvasónkat, hogy hordozza imádságban Bob családját ezekben a nehéz időkben! Over 80% of our income is from the freewill gifts of wonderful people just like you. Following the sudden death of his father, Martha became a single parent of three young children, raising them on a widow’s pension of only $9 per week. Thanks to this planned provision, we believe that Bob’s legacy will ensure that the UCB Word For Today will reach even more people in the years to come than it has over the last 25 years. He taught me so much, to memorise Scripture, how to speak, how to behave in people’s homes. Bekijk de profielen van mensen met de naam Bob Gass. The author of the UCB Word for Today, Bob Gass, has died at the age of 75. Word lid van Facebook om in contact te komen met Bob Gass en anderen die je mogelijk kent. His father died when he was 12 and his mother was left to rear him as well as his brother, Neil, and sister, Ruth, on a government pension. Meet Bob Gass. Explore releases from Robert Gass at Discogs. But that is not the answer. I am reminded of Paul who said, ‘not that we are sufficient of ourselves … but our sufficiency is of God’ (2 Corinthians 3:5 KJV). This is the story of Bob Gass, the author of the UCB Word For Today. Now it must be tough … Get the latest on Bob Gass on Fandango. Sign up for email updates and other news from UCB, Site hosted and developed by Adaptive - The Drupal Specialists. Magee asked his friends across the US to give Bob opportunities to preach. Although Bob passed away in 2019, before he was ‘promoted to glory’ (as Bob would have said), he began a long writing project which would mean the UCB Word For Today could continue long after he was gone. 'You could broadcast rock, reggae and rap across the airwaves, but not Christian music!' At The Village of Hope, they are loved, cared for, and given a … I am thrilled at how God has used UCB all these years to reach homes across the UK, with His message, His hope, His gospel. View Bob Gass’ profile on LinkedIn, the world's largest professional community. I believe with all my heart that without God’s spirit, I don’t have anything to say, but when God’s spirit touches God’s Word, something ignites and something comes to life. Bob was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland. In a single devotional message daily devotional writer Bob Gass has packed all the "tithing is for Christians" chestnuts into one compact statement. reads The Word for Today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £20. Bob was born to James and Martha Gass on January 15th, 1944 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. These resources are available from our store. The law had to be changed and Bob's support of UCB enabled them to keep in touch with supporters and, through the devotional, keep the cause of Christian radio in front of increasing numbers of people. If I had a million lives to live, I would live them all for Jesus. We live in a world where people are searching for happiness and looking for it in drugs, multiple relationships and money. Bob Gass has 32 books on Goodreads with 947 ratings. Jesus is the most exciting, thrilling person and we need to let people know how it’s possible to have a living relationship with Him. His mother was a formative influence on his life, encouraging him to attend church as often as possible. In that sense, there’s been a real marriage between the UCB Word For Today and Christian broadcasting. en meer dan één miljoen andere boeken zijn beschikbaar voor Amazon Kindle. Bob Gass is a producer, known for Words and Pictures (2013), 5 Flights Up (2014) and The Breakfast Club (1983). The company is a Georgia Foreign Non-Profit Corporation, which was filed on March 15, 1982. 'She came into the Kingdom at a hundred miles an hour,' Bob says, 'and never slowed down.'. Bob Gass Ministries is international in scope and purpose. So I said to Ian and his team, ‘I’ll write a daily devotional for you. These resources are available from our store. But I also know there is much more to be done. We frequently receive letters which say, ‘this was just the right word at the right time in my life.’ And people ask how ‘I’ do it. 'This — in the land that gave the world the King James Bible and the revival of the Wesleys!'. Through The Word for Today, he and Debby want to give you a lifelong love for the Word of God. After that he moved to Georgia. It was just 3,000 copies, but in 30 years, that mailing list and supporter base has grown from 3,000 to over 600,000. He was 75. It has been an extraordinary blessing to see how God has used the UCB Word for Today since then, to reach millions of people around the world. The Word for Today, Bob Gass Gets Tithing Wrong "Be a Tither!" He was fortunate as a teenager to have Gordon Magee as his mentor. I once said to my mother, ‘my friends only go to one Sunday school, how come I have to go to two?’ ‘It’s a back-up plan’, she would say, ‘just in case you weren’t listening the first time.’ We also went to a Sunday night service, the prayer meeting on Monday, Bible study on a Wednesday and the youth service on a Friday. She took her family in one hand and her faith in the other, and said, ‘we are going to serve the Lord.’. Bob's first pastorate was in Canada, followed by a 12-year stint back in the USA — in Bangor, Maine. Bob Gass is an American-based Christian pastor, broadcaster and author of several books who was raised in Northern Ireland. The address on file for this person is 11835 Mountain Laurel Dr, Roswell, GA 30075 in Fulton County. She was one of the greatest Christians I ever knew, with an amazing conversion experience. The below was written before Bob passed away and shares the incredible story of how The UCB Word For Today first began. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Find Bob Gass movies, filmography, bio, co stars, photos, news and tweets. But then an amazing thing happened, when I was 12, I got saved at a mission and soon all my heroes were preachers. Your generous support is 'Connecting Faith to Life'. The fourth obstacle to prayer is unscriptural prayers. This former pastor is well known on Christian television and around the world as a dynamic preacher. Although Bob passed away in 2019, before he was ‘promoted to glory’ (as Bob would have said), he began a long writing project which would mean the UCB Word For Today could continue long after he was gone. I believe we all have a kingdom destiny. Bob Tench. The company is a Georgia Domestic Profit Corporation, which was filed on November 30, 2001. By the time Bob was 12, his heroes were not movie stars or sports celebrities but men and women of God. He said, ‘The Lord has told me that you will reach more people through your writing, than you will in all the years of your preaching.’ I wasn’t a writer, I didn’t want to write, I didn’t feel qualified, but my wife Debby wrote the prophetic word down and we did not forget it. © 2021 Vision Christian Media (United Christian Broadcasters Australia Limited) Locked Bag 3 Springwood QLD 4127, An active member of the UCB International Christian media family. 'I preached my first sermon when I was 13 but years later on my wedding day, we received a prophetic word which said God would use my writing to reach more people, than words spoken in the pulpit. A few weeks before his 18th birthday, Bob arrived in Houston with two sermons in a briefcase and 25 cents in his pocket. Bob Gass was born in Ireland and immigrated to America at age 17. Bob was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Bob Gass is listed as a Chief Executive Officer with Celebration, Inc. (Maine) in Georgia. I’ll provide Scripture and thoughts for each day. At this time, he gave his life to Christ. On my wedding day, the pastor who married us gave me a prophetic word. Bob Gass, auteur de Parole du Jour et Ian Mackie, président d'UCB UK, en interview exclusive avec Melanie Gloerfelt de Phare FM. When I met Ian Mackie and a small group of volunteers, who were trying to launch Christian radio in the UK, their biggest challenge was ‘how do we get the message out?’ They had no support base and the government wouldn’t give them any radio space or time. The first affiliate in Australia supported new Christian radio stations, called Rhema FM, before establishing its own group of radio stations, operating as the Vision Radio Network. Explore books by Bob Gass with our selection at Waterstones.com. Millions of people throughout the world receive this devotional quarterly — and testimonies flood in, demonstrating how many lives are blessed by it. Bob Gass has also authored more than 30 books and produced an extensive library of teaching DVDs and CDs — all produced to enhance your daily walk with God. Robert Gass (born 1948), is a leadership coach and organizational consultant, seminar leader and rock musician. GASS, Robert "Bob" Robert "Bob" Gass January 15, 1944 June 5, 2019 Bob Gass - cherished author of The Word for You Today, evangelist, pastor, and teacher died peacefully in his home on June 5, 2019. Thank God we don’t need horoscopes, but I realised that by reading them, people want guidance, encouragement and they want answers. He has been married to his wife, Debby, for more than 20 years. Bob Gass, Producer: Words and Pictures. Fájó szívvel tudatjuk, hogy Bob Gass, a Mai Ige szerzője 2019. június 5-én este távozott az élők sorából. When he moved from Ireland to the United States, Magee offered to pay for Bob's passage to America.