Eric has lived all around the country, including Minnesota, Colorado, South Carolina, Florida, California, and Indiana. He served as senior pastor at Castleview Church in Indianapolis and associate pastor at Grace Community Church in Los Angeles under Pastor John MacArthur.
Eric has a B.A. from Trinity International University (Miami campus) and a M.Div. from The Master’s Seminary, (Los Angeles). In addition to pastoring, Eric helped start the Indianapolis Theological Seminary, the Indianapolis Chapter of The Gospel Coalition, the Indy Sr. Pastors Network, and has served as a Fellow at The Mathena Center for Church Revitalization at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.
Eric’s passions include preaching and discipling, dating his wife of 22 years, raising his teenage sons (18, 16, 15), and helping serve other pastors. His hobbies include CrossFit and anything outdoors.
Chris joined Grace Church in 2020. In his free time he enjoys reading with his family and playing music with his wife, Nozomi. Chris and Nozomi have two children, Eve (12) and Russell (9).