"They devoted themselves to the Apostles' teaching and to the fellowship, 

to the breaking of bread and to prayer."  Acts 2:43

  • Rev. Dr. William Blacksmith Bible Study Library materials are available for your Life Group.  A list of studies are available by clicking here.  
  • Bill joined Graystone Church as a seeker in 1969.  he gave his life to Jesus Christ at a Graystone Labor Day Retreat in 1971.  Bill was a Sport Psychology Professor and former Wrestling Coach at Indiana University of Pennsylvania but he served the Body of Christ at Graystone in many ways on a voluntary basis.  he was an Elder from 1971 - 2004.  His love of teaching, especially God's Word, encouraged the adults in the Prime Time and the Twenties and Thirties Sunday School Classes over many years.  Bill joined the staff of Graystone and served as Director of Spiritual Formation and Discipleship for 14 years developing resources and programs for Adults in the congregation.  Following God's Call, he attended Fuller Theological Seminary and graduated in 1991 with a Master of Divinity, Bill was ordained as an Associate Pastor of Graystone from 1999-2004.  After 10 years of full time pastoral ministry in New Castle in Hermitage, PA, Bill and his wife, Linda, retired in Indiana in 2014 to again serve at Graystone Church.  Bill's passion and joy was to help others grow in their relationship with his Savior, Jesus Christ.  Bible Studies are a key to discipleship so this library is a fitting memorial to Bill's heart and life.