Dr. A. Charles Ware
Dr. Ware is president of Crossroads Bible College, a biblically conservative, evangelical, accredited post-secondary institution dedicated to training Christian leaders to reach a multiethnic urban world for Christ. He has been president since 1991.
Dr. Ware serves on the boards of Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE), the Association of Baptists for World Evangelism (ABWE), AnchorsAway, and on the advisory board for the Biblical Counseling Coalition (BCC). Dr. Ware speaks at churches, Christian schools, colleges, seminaries, mission conferences, camps, prisons, and civic functions in the United States and abroad. He is a consultant on racial reconciliation and leadership to various organizations and companies (including Walmart). He is a speaker at chapels for such sports teams as the Indiana Pacers and the Philadelphia 76ers, and he is an adviser to the chaplain of the Indianapolis Colts. His ministry is well received by audiences of all races.
Dr. Ware has written, co-written, and edited several books. Dr. Ware and his wife, Sharon, have been married for 39 years and have six children: Kristin (Tony), Timothy (Kim), Jonathan, Matthew, Karen, and Justin.