Dr. Greg Dowey

Pastor Greg Dowey is the Founding and Senior Pastor at Fresh Church. His commitment to Christ, to Fresh Church, and to the Fresh Church family is indisputable. He is particularly and personally dedicated to seeing people come to salvation in Christ and grow to maturity in Him. Pastor Greg emphasizes the importance of studying and living by God's Word. His unique weekly messages are always Biblically-based, and always relevant.

Pastor Greg was born on the United States Naval Base in Puerto Rico and grew up in Columbia, SC. He has pastored in the state of South Carolina for nearly 30 years. 


He completed his undergraduate study at the University of South Carolina. He received his Masters of Divinity from Southwestern Theological Seminary and his Doctorate of Ministry from North Greenville University.


He and his wife Missie live in Irmo with their two Boston Terriers, Racket and Dixie. Their son, Jack, lives in Indianapolis where he is employed by the national headquarters of his fraternity.


Pastor Greg is an avid reader and aspiring writer, expecting to publish his first book on missions within the next few months. He enjoys sports and fitness, runs every day, and plays the occasional game of basketball and golf. 


He and Missie are the founders of Simple Ministries, an international charity which provides bibles free of charge worldwide to people hungry for God's Word.


You can read Pastor Greg's blog at gregdowey.com.

For more information about Simple Ministries, visit provesimple.com.