Executive Servant


Dr. Reginald K. Lisemby began his appointment as the Executive Director of Christian Ministry to Israel in November 1998 after completing his Jewish and Modern Israel studies at the Moody Bible Institute in Chicago and his internship in Nazareth, Israel. 

Rev. Lisemby is a licensed and ordained Southern Baptist minister serving in the field of evangelism for forty years, participating in cross-cultural mission and ministry to the Jewish people, and also to the Arab, Russian, Ukrainian, Korean, Kenyan, Ugandan, African, Native-American, and English people. Reginald's primary focus continues to be Israel where he has traveled leading Mission/Tours on eighteen occasions.

CMI Executive Director Lisemby is heard on Hear O' Israel a radio broadcast of Christian Ministry to Israel heard on Moody Bible Institute Radio SE in Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, and Louisiana. 
Reggie is married to Crystal Faith McNeely Lisemby of Jonesville, Louisiana. Reggie and Crystal have three children, Jacob Kent, Faith Victoria, and Judah Christian, and one grandson, Gideon Elijah. The Lisembys are home in Chattanooga, TN. 

Theological Persuasion: "If there was a liberal bone in my body, I would seek the service of the Great Physician to have it removed; rock-ribbed conservative, inerrancy of the Holy Scriptures without question!"