Gordon F. Carpenter, BA, PCLC

Life Coach

Gordon received his BA in Ancient Studies and Classical Languages from UMBC, in addition to attending Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary, where he studied for a Master of Divinity degree for 2 years. Since 2008, Gordon led the Spiritual Formation Ministry at Living Word, was actively involved in the Worship Ministry since 2001, and in 2017, Gordon received his pastoral ordination. In addition to serving on staff at Living Word, Gordon has taught extensively in the areas of the Bible, Theology, and Spirituality. Gordon has received his board certification as a Professional Christian Life Coach through the International Board of Christian Care.

As a result of studying Celebration of Discipline by Richard Foster, Gordon became passionate about helping other followers of Christ grow into a transforming friendship with Jesus. Through the process of spiritual mentoring, which is informed by his Christian worldview, Gordon’s passion is to lead others to live into their calling as Christ followers.

He is married to Cathy and has attended Living Word since 1989. They have two adult children.