About Dr. Chris Bowen
Author, Orator, Teacher, Entrepreneur, Coach, Leader
Dr. Chris Bowen is Founder of Living Faith Tabernacle. Born and raised in South Charleston, Ohio, he moved to Atlanta after graduating high school to attend Beulah Heights University, where he received his Bachelor’s degree in 1987. In 1990, Pastor Chris founded the Living Faith Tabernacle in a small hotel room with 15 attendees. The ministry grew at a phenomenal rate and after several building expansions, the sanctuary on Old Dixie Road, Forest Park, Georgia now seats 1100 with multiple services per week. Dr. Bowen continued his education, receiving his Master’s degree in Leadership Development at Southwestern University in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and his Doctorate in Pastoral Care and Counseling from Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Oklahoma in April 2011. The author of many books, Dr. Bowen is a professor at Beulah Heights University where he instructs Life Coaching classes, Marriage and Family and Success for Life classes. He is the Executive Director of Dream Coaching, a motivational speaker, and travels and speaks internationally. In 2016, he felt the pull to retire from his successful thriving church as senior pastor, and turned over the ministry to his successor, to pursue a global outreach in leadership and motivational speaking. His 5 Star business moves people from being stuck to living their dreams through his skills as a certified life coach. In addition to operating in leadership of ministries, he is also a business owner and entrepreneur. Dr. Bowen resides in McDonough, Georgia with his wife Kathy. He is proud father of 2 sons, 2 beautiful daughters-in-love, and 3 amazing grandchildren.