Charles Stanley Biography
Charles Stanley is an American Pastor who is the senior pastor of First Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia. Charles has an estimated networth of $2 million.
He graduated with a bachelor’s degree from the University of Richmond. later on he obtained his Masters of Divinity from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas. Stanley also received his Th.M. and Th.D. degrees in theology from Luther Rice Seminary in Florida (which later relocated to Lithonia, Georgia).
He was born again at the age of 12 and at 14 he began his life’s work in Christian ministry. He became a staff member of the First Baptist Church of Atlanta in 1969 and became a senior pastor the following year in 1971. In 1972, Stanley started a half-hour religious television program called ‘The Chapel Hour’. The Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN) began televising this show in 1978. In 1982, Stanley founded another ministry, ‘In Touch Ministries’, and its radio broadcasts began to be associated.
Charles Stanley Age
Stanley was born on September 25, 1932, in Dry Fork, Pittsylvania County, Virginia, the United States. He is 87 years old as of September 2019.
Charles Stanley Height
Charles is a man of average stature he stands at a height of 5’6.
Charles Stanley Wife
Charles was married to Anna J. Stanley for more than 40 years. She died on November 10, 2014..He had divorced his wife Anna Johnson in 2000, after several years of separation, there was a minor controversy in the Southern Baptist Convention. The matter was complicated by statements that Stanley had made that he would resign as a pastor if he became divorced.
His wife Anna originally filed for divorce on June 22, 1993, following their parting in the spring of 1992. The two of them agreed that Anna would revise the lawsuit to seek a legal separation instead (“separate maintenance”), while asking for reconciliation.
Charles Stanley Children
From his marriage to Anna Stanley, Charles has blessed with two kids; Becky Stanley, and Andy Stanley. Becky has severally been alluded by her dad in sermons. Moreover, Andy, his son, serves as the pastor at North Point Community Church in Alpharetta, Georgia.
Charles Stanley Networth
Dr. Charles Networth is estimated at $2 million.