Pastor Carlton Sharp & First Lady Gwen Sharp

Carlton J. Sharp is the Pastor and Founder of one of the most exciting and dynamic ministries, Faith Christian Center Church of Beaumont, which began on February 4, 2001.  This church has the assignment of teaching the Word of faith and providing a visible example of uncompromised integrity and excellence.

Pastor Sharp is committed to teaching the principles of success through the Word of God.  Faith Christian Center Church is on the move to impact Beaumont and the surrounding areas and fulfill its vision of 10,000 members.

Pastor Sharp began his ministry on September 19, 1989 at the Mount Gilead Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor O. E. Whitaker, Sr., and remained there until God called him to start Faith Christian Center Church.  He held several leadership positions during his 12 years as an Associate Minister, such as, Children’s Church Director, Teen Ministry Coordinator, Evangelism Director and Assistant to the Pastor.

Pastor Sharp is the husband of his lovely and outstanding wife, Mrs. Gwendolyn Sharp and the father of two beautiful children, Keisha and Matthew Sharp.  He has strong family values and believes in being a visible example to other husbands on how to be a channel of love to their wives and children.

Pastor Sharp attributes his success and accomplishments to God Almighty and his continued mentoring relationships with other Men of God.

First Lady Gwen Sharp is the wife of Pastor Carlton Sharp. She is devoted to the vision of the ministry. She assists her husband with a variety of duties to assure that his God-given mandate is carried out. She has the same emphasis in ministry as her husband, which is faith and family.

She is an educator, has a unique style of teaching which allows her to minister to the women and children alike. Her teachings inspire and challenge women to develop a strong relationship with God and with their families. She passionately encourages women to support and fulfill the purpose of God in their lives. She is an anointed, uncompromising teacher of the Word of God.

First Lady Gwen attributes her success and accomplishments to Almighty God and the continued support and encouragement from her husband, and their two children, Keisha and Matthew Sharp.