Gary Carter earned a Bachelor of Theology Degree from Apostolic Bible Institute in St. Paul, Minnesota and in 2018, received a Master of Arts degree in Intercultural Studies from Hope International University. He served as the Texas District Global Missions Director for 18 years, pastored for 14 years in Gainesville, Texas, and recently completed 17 years of serving at Texas Bible College, including 6 years as President.
Rev. Carter was a single parent for 10 years following the tragic death of his wife, Lydia, in a car accident. He is passionate about ministering to singles and providing tools for them to live overcoming lives. Currently, he travels with his wife, Cheryl, speaking on the topics of prayer, prophecy, spiritual disciplines and healing from loss. He also serves as the Administrator / Principal of Lufkin Christian Academy.