Chip’s direct, practical teaching style helps everyday believers apply God’s truth to relevant issues, relationships and challenges. Reaching more than a million people a week, his teaching can be heard online and through hundreds of radio and television outlets worldwide. In his winsome, down-to-earth way, he reveals Bible truth about God’s perspective on marriage, understanding love and sex, raising kids, money, and how to live the Christian life in today’s culture.

  • Invisible War
  • Why I Believe
  • Love Sex and Lasting Relationships
  • Finding God
  • The Real God
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Chip is the author of 15 books, including The Real God, Culture Shock and The Real Heaven. Like his preaching, Chip’s books provide relevant help for real life issues, meeting readers where they are and inspiring them to take the next step toward where God is calling them to be.

  • Good to Great in God's Eyes
  • Invisible War
  • Culture Shock
  • The Real Heaven
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Today, Chip serves as senior pastor of Venture Christian Church in Los Gatos, California, and CEO & Teaching Pastor of Living on the Edge – an international teaching and discipleship ministry. Over the last thirty years, Chip has pastored churches ranging from 500 to 5,000 and served as president of Walk Thru the Bible. Chip holds an M.S. degree from West Virginia University and a Th.M. degree from Dallas Theological Seminary.

Venture Christian Church exists to transform the Bay Area from a place of spiritual darkness to a global center of teaching and discipleship of the gospel of Jesus Christ.

This dynamic church partners with Living on the Edge and like-minded churches in the area to accomplish its mission of producing r12 Christians … here, there and everywhere.

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