We are pleased to announce the new River Valley Mission Network (RVMN) Interim Network Director, Pastor Charles Short, better known as Pastor Chip. Chip is the Pastor at First Baptist Church, Fort Mojave.
Pastor Chip’s Ministry Experience
Pastor Chip has been at FBC, Fort Mojave since June of 2000. In his time there he has reorganized the church there to be a member driven and ministry team system church. By doing that they have had great success at increasing the involvement of church members in the different ministries of the church.
He has also serves in a leadership role for Metamorphosis Men’s Retreats (MMR). MMR is designed to help the men of churches in the Arizona Southern Baptist Convention. His involvement began in 2015 and was the director for MMR from 2016-2017. He currently leads of team of churches to administrate MMR 2018 and will continue to be a key leader in the future.
Previously, Pastor Chip served at First Southern Baptist Church, Bisbee, AZ from March 1995 – June 2000, as a Church Planter Apprentice for The North American Mission Board at Abundant Life Baptist Church in Greece, NY from January 1991 – March 1995, and started Marin Coast Baptist Chapel in Olema, CA from 1988 – 1990.
Pastor Chip’s Educational Background
Charles Short, The Author
Charles Short also loves to write and has published The Storeroom of the Heart: Jesus’ Model for an Abundant Life which uses anecdotal instruction to help Christians understand the power of their hearts submitted to Christ. The Storeroom principle allows believers to rise above the mediocrity in our lives and to be more effective as God’s army on earth. Buy it brand new by contacting Charles Short or you can buy it used.
He has published articles in Portraits Magazine and written Bible study materials for the AZSBC. He has also published Christian flash fiction in Splickety Magazine, the Flash Dogs Anthology, Spiritual Citizens, and other publications.
Our Excitement To Partner With Pastor Chip
We are VERY excited that Pastor Chip serves on our team here at the River Valley Mission Network and look forward to seeing how God uses this partnership to further His kingdom in western Arizona.