George O. Wood

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George O. Wood
General Superintendent of the General Council of the Assemblies of God in the United States of America
ChurchNewport-Mesa Christian Center
Elected2007
In office2007-2017
PredecessorThomas E. Trask
SuccessorDoug E. Clay
Orders
Ordination1967
by Southern Missouri District
Personal details
SpouseJewel Wood
Children2
EducationEvangel University(B.A.), Fuller Seminary(Ph.D), Western State University (J.D.)

George O. Wood is an American Pentecostal minister. From 2007-2017, he served as General Superintendent of the General Council of the Assemblies of God in the United States of America (AG) and has been Chairman of the World Assemblies of God Fellowship, the largest Pentecostal denomination in the world, since 2008. He previously served as General Secretary of the AG from 1993 to 2007.

History[edit]

Before his election to national office in the AG, he was Assistant Superintendent of the Southern California District of the AG (1988–93). For 17 years he was pastor of Newport Mesa Church in Costa Mesa, California. From 1965 until 1971, he was director of Spiritual Life and Student Life at Evangel University in Springfield, Missouri.

Education[edit]

Wood’s education includes a B.A. from Evangel University, a Ph.D. degree from Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California.[1] He also received a J.D. from Western State University College of Law in Fullerton, California and is a member of the California State Bar.[2]

Publications[edit]

  • 1984 The Successful Life ISBN 0-930756-82-7
  • 1986 Living Fully ISBN 0-932305-23-7
  • 1998 A Psalm in Your Heart: Psalms 1-75 ISBN 0-88243-685-6
  • 1999 A Psalm In Your Heart, Volume 2: Psalms 76-150 ISBN 0-88243-785-2
  • 2008 Trusting God ISBN 188068909X
  • 2009 Living in the Spirit
  • 2009 Jesus and You ISBN 1880689154
  • 2012 Acts of the Holy Spirit ISBN 1603820248

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