Charles Stanley Bio, Age, Wife, Children, Divorce, Books, Net Worth

Charles Stanley
Charles Stanley

Charles Stanley Biography

Charles Stanley is the senior pastor of the First Baptist Church located in Atlanta, Georgia, the United States. He is the founder and current president of In Touch Ministries after his service as the president of the Southern Baptist Convention between the years 1984-1986.

He graduated from the University of Richmond, later obtaining a master’s degree in Divinity from the Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas. Later on, he went the extra mile getting his Th.M. and Th.D. degrees in theology from Luther Rice Seminary, Florida, United States.

At 12, Charles became a born again young Christian. Moreover, at the age of 14, he began his life mission in Christian Ministry. He first joined the First Baptist Church of Atlanta in 1969 serving as a senior pastor in 1971.

A year later, Stanley launched a half-hour religious telecast program, The Chapel Hour. The Christian Telecast Network debuted this show in 1978. Moreover, in 1982, Stanley established yet another service, In Touch Ministries, its radio broadcast becoming syndicate.

Charles Stanley Age

Charles is 88 years old as of September 2020. He was born on September 25, 1932, in Dry Fork, Pittsylvania County, Virginia, the United States. His birth name is Charles Frazier Stanley.

Charles Stanley Wife

Stanley was happily married to Anna J. Stanley for more than 40 years before she died on November 10, 2014.

Charles Stanley Children|Kids

From his marriage to Anna Stanley, Charles is 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 Divorce

Charles divorced his wife, Anna Johnson in 2000, after a controversy due to several years of separation. The issue became worse when reports spread that Stanley announced he would resign as a pastor if he divorced. However, when the divorce happened, his congregation overwhelmingly voted him in as their pastor.

Dr. Charles F. Stanley Net Worth

Charles is currently estimated at a Net Worth of $1.5 Million.

13 Comments

  1. I started listening to Dr. Stanley just about three years ago and my life, faith, spiritual walk has been transformed. God bless you sir. I am grateful to God.

  2. Dr. Stanley is a blessing to me and the world. I listen to him every morning before I start my day. Listening to him has gotten me through many difficult days. Thank you, Dr. Stanley.

  3. A man of God exemplified by his quiet Spirit. When he says;”now listen” I know he has something to say that is important and to apply to our life. He is 87 and in Sept. If Go will he has another “born day” I wiil see him in heaven I’m 94
    Russ James Atascadero. California

  4. God Bless you and encourage you as you courage us with The Truth of God’Word and
    the light and promises he has made.Thank you Dr.Stanley.In ChristLove,Jeanie Holland

  5. God Bless you Dr. Stanley and thank you for always keeping us in the loving-and living
    word.Dr. Stanley thank you for being with everyone that cannot be in church because
    of the virus.Your service always encourages us and always teaches us the truth.Thank-you
    so much.My prayer’s and encouragement be continually with you as you serve Our Lord.
    IN Christian Love

  6. God Bless you Dr. Stanley and thank you for always keeping us in the loving-and living
    word.Dr. Stanley thank you for being with everyone that cannot be in church because
    of the virus.Your service always encourages us and always teaches us the truth.Thank-you
    so much.
    Your Birthday is coming up also and as my age is racing forward (forgetting is)
    my middle name.I want to pray that the Lord will Bless you and encourage you as you
    continue to serve Our Lord and Our King✝.

  7. My husband and I love to listen to Pastor Stanley! When we stop going to our church he became our new Pastor,until we fine another church.

  8. I enjoyed and have been encouraged by his teachings . I have listen to Dr. Stanley for more than 20 yrs. His teaching is made simple and it make it alpplyable to your Christian walk

  9. I truly love each sermon I have heard from Dr. Stanley. He relates to you as if he knew exactly what is going on in your life and the solutions for them.

  10. I have listened to this man for 30 years. My mother was in a cult. It was my privilege to care for her in the last year’s of her life. I always brought her into the room where I listened to this ministry. She got saved. She couldn’t wait for Charles to come on. We always listened to two sermons.

  11. I’m a Christian confined to bed with severe arthritis. I look forward to watching Dr. Stanley each Sunday morning. He is truly a wonderful person. He is so obviously a true man of God. I love you Dr. Stanley♥️

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