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Chuck Colson, Pastor

ccolson@christchurchmandarin.org

A native of North Carolina, Chuck is a graduate of Furman University. After college, Chuck and his wife, Melissa, worked with a university ministry sharing the gospel with college students trying to figure out life. Being called to pastor, Chuck attended Reformed Theological Seminary - Orlando where he completed his MDiv with an emphasis in Biblical Studies. Before coming to Christ Church, Chuck served as an assistant pastor at Second Presbyterian Church (EPC) in Memphis, TN and also planted the Church of the Ascension (ACNA) in Arlington, VA. Through a broad variety of experiences and environments, God called the Colson family to Christ Church in January 2014.

Chuck and Melissa have been married for 15 years. They have three children who fill their home with joy, activity, and competitive board game play. The Colson dinner table is always open to friends and guests. Chuck spends his free time building legos, reading novels, playing with princesses, studying theology, and enjoying afternoon jogs.