1915 - 1978
Foundational Years
  1. An Early Introduction

    Early 1918

    Back in 1918 Pool was invented.

1979 - 1995
Gospel Trick Shot takes shape and RACK vision starts
  1. Eighties

    Hair Bands

    Back in Black.

1996 - 1999
Gospel Trick Shot Ministries, Inc. officially starts
  1. New Millinium


    Beginning of a new Era.

2000 - 2004
GTS expands nationally and internationally as RACK begins to take shape
  1. GTS

    Explosion Worldwide

    Ministry expands to many countries and continents

2005 - 2009
GTS explosion worldwide
  1. GTS

    and Rack

    Partnerships formed.

2010 - 2013
Gospel Trick Shot, RACK, and more partnerships
  1. Harlem

    Around the World

    Four Continents

2014 - 2018
Globetrotting with GTS and RACK
  1. GTS Ministry

    Goes Online

    YouTube, Websites

2019 - 2021
Ministry transition begins with online added
  1. An Early Introduction

    Early 1918

    Back in 1918 Pool was invented.

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Ministry Partners

Note: This section provides a directory with applicable links for the ministry partners of GTS RACK Rooms.

GTS (Gospel Trick Shot Ministries, Inc.) — Founded: 1996 (Practically) / 1998 (Legally)

GTS Video Documentary on YouTube

GTS Timeline / Flow Chart: https://gtsrackrooms.com/about/

Our Parent Company

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Steve Lillis

(Board Member) Spiritual Timeline

RACK (Recreational Ambassadors For Christ’s Kingdom) — Founded 1984

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Tom Rossman

(Board Member) Spiritual Timeline

HGC (Hawthorne Gospel Church — Founded 1925)

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Hawthorne Gospel Church (HGC) is the home church and birthplace of Gospel Trick Shot Ministries, Inc. in 1998. Steve Lillis graduated with a four-year Bible diploma in 1999 from the Hawthorne Community Bible School (HCBS) located on the campus of the church. In Year 2000, Steve Lillis became a full-time missionary with HGC. In 2001, a worldwide network of ministry contacts for Gospel Trick Shot (GTS) began while partnering with the Global Outreach Team (GMT) at HGC

RHC (Rising Hope Church — Founded 2018)


Michael Hewitt

(Board Member) Spiritual Timeline

Other Sources (Recognized by GTS RACK Rooms)

Brian Pauley

Brian Pauley

(Board Member) Spiritual Timeline

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