Terry Kirk is an ordained minister with the Assemblies of God, the largest evangelical group in the world. In 1983, he founded Central Christian Assembly in Baltimore, Maryland, and he currently serves as Founding/Senior Pastor over two campuses located in White Marsh, Maryland, and Bel Air, California. Terry received his ministerial credits for ordination from Global University, formerly Berean School of the Bible in Springfield, Missouri. Pastor Kirk has given more than 45 years of dedicated service to the ministry, and in 2005 he received an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Divinity from Freedom Bible College and Seminary in Rogers, Arkansas. Terry has served on the boards of the Ed Block Courage Award Foundation (Baltimore, Maryland), Teen Challenge of Maryland (a drug and rehabilitation center), the Jerusalem Institute of Justice , and the Advisory Council for Convoy of Hope (a global humanitarian crisis organization in Springfield, Missouri). He also served as an associate to Jimmy Swaggart Evangelistic Association (1978-1980), a global ministry organization. He is currently an Advisor/Overseer to Pastor Rick Bezet of the New Life Church, which has approximately 40,000 members in Conway, Arkansas, and is a Co-Founder of Pastors and Executives for Israel and Hope Experience Tours, which solely focus on Israel. His wife, Carol, of more than fifty years, their two children and three grandchildren make their home in Baltimore, Maryland.