Speaker Profile

Chris Shirley

Chris Shirley

Chris Shirley serves as professor of Educational Ministries and Associate Dean of the Jack D. Terry School of Educational Ministries. Dr. Shirley, author of Family Ministry and the Church: A Leader’s Guide to Ministry through the Family, is a frequent conference and workshop speaker in a variety of areas: discipleship, family ministry, men’s ministry, older adult ministry, adult education, and teacher training. Chris and his wife, Isabel, have two grown children, two children-in-law, and three grandchildren. Chris and Isabel are active members of Wedgwood Baptist Church in Fort Worth, where he serves as an elder and small group leader.