Chris Barber has served in ministry for nearly to 20 years. Before accepting his current position as Pastor of Living Hope, Chris previously lead the student ministry at Calvary Tabernacle in Indianapolis, Indiana with his wife, Allison serving alongside him. As the former Youth President of Indiana, Bro. Barber was responsible for leading the annual youth camps, youth convention, and ministry programs of the youth department. Additionally, he has been a part of the ministry team at Indiana Bible College. Bro. Barber earned dual degrees in both Business Administration & Human Resource Management at Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) and a Bachelor of Science degree in Theology from Indiana Bible College. Allison received a marketing degree from the University of Indianapolis and currently works for a marketing agency. Prior to serving full time in ministry Bro. Barber worked in corporate finance. The Barbers are blessed with two children; Silas, 8, and Samson, 4. Aside from serving in ministry at the local and district level, their favorite pastime is spending time together as a family.