Phil Carpenter, the pastor of Lake Charles Bible Church since January, 1997, has been involved in pastoral ministry for 40 years. Prior to coming to Lake Charles, he was pastor of Calvary Bible Church in Munford, Tennessee for 12 years. Before that, he served as the pastor of Trimble Bible Church in Robinson, Illinois for 5 years.He received his training for ministry at Southeastern Bible College in Birmingham, Alabama. He earned a B.A. in Pastoral Theology in 1979 and an M.A. in Biblical Studies in 1984.Phil met his wife, Susan, while in college and they were married in 1976. They are the parents of one son, Ben, and three daughters, Amanda, Rebecca, and Elizabeth. They have 6 grandsons and 4 granddaughters.
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