Born in Baltimore, Maryland Chuck was educated at the University of Baltimore and Covenant Theological Seminary in St. Louis, Missouri. For over twenty years he pastored in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma before being called to Washington, D.C. in 2003. There, Chuck and his wife Debby started and continue to develop Ministry to State, a ministry to people in government in our national, state, and international capitals. Chuck has traveled and preached extensively throughout the United States, South Africa, Central Europe, Asia and Haiti. He is the author of Obama Prayer, Work Excellence (which was translated into Chinese), and Rulers: Gospel and Government.
Chuck and Debby live in the District of Columbia. They have four children and five grandchildren.