Minister - Motivational Speaker - Recording Artist

Minister - Motivational Speaker - Recording Artist

Who is Educator? Every Day Understanding Christ And Teaching Others Righteousness…Temetrius Gistand aka Educator began his gospel rap ministry/career in 1990. He gave his life to Christ and was baptized. Then after studying the bible and getting closer in his walk with the Lord, he starting going out to share the good news. He has been ministering in rhyme for over 27 years. His mission is to encourage the youth and adults to come to Christ. He is married and has 5 children. As a devoted husband and father, he is determined to reach the world by providing inspired music and personal testimonies of the goodness and grace of God. Though the mission continues to be winning souls to Christ, God has blessed him with favor to be recognized with different awards that include:
  • 2002 Texas Gospel Music Excellence Awards Runner-Up
  • 2003 Texas Gospel Music Excellence Awards Gospel Rap Artist of the Year
  • 2004 Texas Gospel Music Excellence Awards Gospel Rap Artist of the Year
  • 2005 Texas Gospel Music Excellence Awards Gospel Rap Artist of the Year
  • 2006 Texas Gospel Music Excellence Awards Most Inspirational Artist
  • 2009 Texas Gospel Music Excellence Awards Gospel Rap Artist of the Year
  • 2010 Rhema Award Holy Hip Hop Artist Recognition for Service in the Community
Now he has embarked on a venture as Executive Producer/Founder of IAMGOSPEL Productions; where the mission of IAMGOSPEL is to "Imagine, Innovate, and Inspire to Create an Empire through the Good News." To date, Educator has released 16 albums; the most recent projects include Imprint: Lifetime Impression (2010), Imprint 2.0 (2011), Imprint 3 Legacy (2012), Revival (2013), Revival 2 Genesis (2014), Cator Chronicles (2015), Oasis: Freedom in Christ (2016), and his 17th new album release on 9.12.17 Imprint Forever.