J. Chris Schofield, Ph. D., serves on the BSCNC staff as director of the Office of Prayer for Evangelization and Spiritual Awakening. The Office of Prayer for Evangelization and Spiritual Awakening assists churches, associations and entities in the development of prayer strategies, ministries, networks and conferences that focus on global evangelization and awakening. Prior to coming to North Carolina, Chris served with the North American Mission Board, SBC, as Manager of the Prayer Evangelism Unit from 1997-2004. His heart’s desire is to equip and encourage believers and churches to walk with Jesus in a life of prayer toward global evangelization and awakening.
Chris enjoys writing, teaching and preaching on the topics of prayer, evangelism, revival and spiritual awakening. He received his B.A. from Gardner-Webb College and his M.Div., Th.M. and Ph.D. from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. He has pastored two churches full-time and often serves as an adjunct professor at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.
Chris and his wife, Tamee, have four grown daughters, two son-in-laws, four grandchildren and reside in Wake Forest, N.C.