At the age of fifteen, Chris gave Christ complete control of his life, and for two decades, has served the local church.
Chris served from 1991-1998 on staff at Calvary Temple of Irving, TX. Chris led the high school and middle school ministries as well as overseeing follow-up and hospital ministry. Dr. J. Don George, Founding Pastor of Calvary Temple is Chris’ life mentor.
In 1996, Chris graduated from Southwestern Bible University with a degree in Church Administration. Additionally, Chris served as youth pastor for First Assembly in Kingsport, TN. Under his leadership, the youth group blossomed from 25 to 250 in less than two years. Chris also served as a church administrator as well as the state Youth Alive Director.
Chris served as general contractor for the Blythe Island Church and it was completed 95% labor free. As the Lead Pastor for Family Life Church, Chris has led the successful planting of eight churches overseas and three churches in the United States, including an Internet Campus. With his direction, Family Life Church built a girls’ home in Succua, Ecuador that serves to bring young women out of the sex trade and provide a high school education.
Chris graduated with a Master of Arts in Ministerial Leadership from Southeastern University in December of 2013. Chris is in the second year of his Doctorate of Strategic Leadership from Regent University.
He and his wife, Courtney, live in Southeast Georgia with their two sons, Kash and Cruz, and daughter, Eden.