GEM Publishing







January 1984

GEM was incorporated

May 1984

The Trumpet Newsletter established

June 1984

Gospel Singing Group was established titled: David Roberson and The Disciples of Christ Singers.

July 1984

GEM’s Youth Monthly Fellowship began

August 1984

First concert was held, the first soul was saved, Brother Thomas Walker

Presently, he is a pastor in Romeoville, Illinois

September 984

Nursing Home Ministry established

October 1984

Jail Ministry established with support from the late Mother Consuella York, and Superintendent Willie Richardson

March 1986

GEM Record Company and Sweetest Music Publishing Company established

Recorded Gospel Album along with other artists

July 1986

Implemented the Drug Rehab Ministry in collaboration with Chicago Teen Challenge

May 1987

Radio Ministry established

October 1991

School of Biblical and Ministerial Studies established

1992 thru 2001

Award Recipients honored; Over 80 women were honored.

Awarded a Letter of Recognition from the former Mayor of Chicago

April 1992

TV Evangelism: Program airs in 67 cities and towns on Cable Television (Chicago, South and Southwest suburbs of Chicago)

May 1992

Telephone Prayer line established

Installed as Youth Pastors: Bold Gospel Church, Bishop Packer

June 1993

First Graduation held, Graduates were licensed (Ministers and Missionaries)

April 1994

Began Pastoring our own church

May 1994

National Association of Women in Ministry Incorporated

Women’s Conference was implemented

November 1994

New Programs: Food Pantry, Homeless Outreach, Book Bag w/School Supplies, Easter Bags

June 1996

Pastoral Installation of Pastors David and Naomi Roberson by the late Pastor George Liggins

Students from Ghana and Johannesburg Africa graduated from the school and were licensed into the ministry.

July 2001

Several Graduates qualified to be installed as pastors

July 2003

Weekly Gospel Stepper’s Set

2003 to present

Ministry of Helps (Kingdom Building)

 2003 to Present Outreach

Food Pantry, Clothing Pantry, Book Bags and Supplies for the children,

Homeless Outreach, TV Evangelism, Church Services, Mentoring,

School of Biblical and Ministerial Studies, Women’s Ministries and Resource Center,

Counseling, GEM Publishing, and The Trumpet Newsletter.


June 2018

Appreciation Awards and The Virtuous Woman Award


Mailing Address only: 1507 E. 53rd St., #172 Chicago, IL 60615 (312) 458-9812

Email: (/GEM Publishing/Gospel Experience Ministries)

Email: (Nat’l Assn. of Women in Ministry)

Email: (The Naomi Roberson Show)