Dr. Peter Eley aka Gospel Professor is a biblical educator, a leader, a motivator, and a man of faith with a mission of discipleship. He uses modern application of biblical principles for everyday living. He enjoys intellectually challenging believers to be the very best they can be. He is a very talented teacher and a dynamic leader that God has raised up for such a time as this.
Dr. Eley publicly started preaching and teaching the word of God in 2006. Dr. Eley was saved and filled with the gift of the Holy Ghost at the age of 15 and served his local church in Henderson, NC faithfully for 28 years in various capacities that included Youth for Christ President (Youth Pastor). Additionally, he served for 10 years at Central Triad Church as an associate minister and Education Pastor before answering the call to step out into full-time ministry.
Dr. Eley has 4 degrees and is respected in the professional community (www.drpetereley.com). Dr. Eley earned a BS degree in Mathematics from Elizabeth City State University (ECSU) (2000). He then continued to graduate school at North Carolina State University (NCSU) and earned a Master’s Degree in Applied Mathematics (2002). After working as a middle school and high school teacher, he returned to NCSU and completed another Master’s Degree in Mathematics Education (2008) and an earned Ph.D. in Mathematics Education (2011). Dr. Eley is employed as an Associate Professor of Mathematics Education and is a Senior Researcher with the MICCR Group in partnership with Boston University.
Lastly Dr. Eley was recognized as the 2020 UNC Board of Governors Teaching Award Winner. This is a huge honor and we are very proud of our Pastor and leader.
Dr. Eley is also the author of “The Fasting Chronicle: Growing from Milk 2 Meat” (2010) . Dr. Eley is married to his wife of 18 years Felicia, and they have two children (boy & girl).