Who is Charles Stanley

Charles Frazier Stanley (born 1932) is Pastor Emeritus of First Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia, after serving as senior pastor for 49 years. He is the founder and president of In Touch Ministries, which widely broadcasts his sermons through television and radio. He also served two one-year terms as president of the Southern Baptist Convention, from 1984 to 1986.

Early life and education

Stanley was born on September 25, 1932, in Dry Fork, Pittsylvania County, Virginia. His father, also named Charles, died nine months later. Stanley grew up in rural Dry Fork on the outskirts of Danville. At the age of 12, he became a born-again Christian, and at age 14 he began his life's work in Christian ministry.

Stanley obtained a bachelor's degree from the Universi...
Read Full Biography of Charles Stanley


Charles Stanley Poems

Read All Poems


Top 10 most used topics by Charles Stanley




Charles Stanley Quotes

Read All Quotes


Comments about Charles Stanley

Read All Comments


Write your comment about Charles Stanley


Poem of the day

Emily Dickinson Poem
How ruthless are the gentle'
 by Emily Dickinson

1439

How ruthless are the gentle-
How cruel are the kind-
God broke his contract to his Lamb
To qualify the Wind-


...

Read complete poem

Popular Poets