Christopher J Harris
Home State: Florida

Denominational Experience:

Southern Baptist, Methodist, Non-Denominational, Lutheran, National Baptist, Pentecostals, Assemblies of God, Wesleyan Church, Charismatic-Non-Denominational, Full Gospel Baptist, Church of God By Faith, Church of God In Christ, United Holy Church
Christopher J Harris
Certified Since 2020
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About Christopher J
Pastor Christopher J Harris, a native of Palatka, FL is Executive Pastor of Crossover Church of Tampa, Fla. He resides in Tampa with his wife (of 20 years) and four children. He's served at ministries in Florida, South Carolina, North Carolina, and Chicago, IL., which has afforded him the opportunity to consult and train churches and non-profits all over the country. Concurrently, he is Director of Administration and Vision for Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship International and also serves as Founder & CEO for His passion for inspiring others has expanded to additional platforms including his weekly podcast, The Wise Idea Podcast, broadcasting to over 24 nations around the world. He’s also Author of the books, Temporary Assignments and Church Strategies and Ministry Systems. His entrepreneurial pursuits also involve him being the Founder & Chief Content Officer for Inspired Ideas Group, LLC, The Timothy Project, and The Healthy Urban Church Initiative. He's an alumnus of Florida State University, University of South Carolina, special studies at Princeton Theological Seminary and Doctoral work at Nova Southeastern University. His community work has been noted where he’s received over 400 honors, awards, and commendations, including recently being recognized by the City of Tampa, as well as, a Board Member of Clothes 2 Kids, Urban League of Hillsborough and also a member of Leadership Tampa, Educate Hillsborough, and varied organizations across the nation including Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. He is known as a Wisdom Teacher, Savvy Strategist, Family Advocate, Skilled Leader, and Proficient Administrator. He is a proven Leader with a Pastor’s heart and Administrative and Strategic Mind that leads organizations to health and sustainability, an energetic creative who is a Speaker, Author, Podcaster, and content creator. His track record involves leading people, inspiring families, and building organizations with multi-million-dollar budgets, of which engages community, manages programs, and creates lasting change and life transformation.
His life mission is “to inspire everyday people to live wise lives.”
Christopher J. Harris is a scientist for The Kingdom of God. He is a researcher, and student of trends, systems, strategies, and structures. He is a diagnostic leader who knows how to find meaningful solutions for organizational growth and health.
Dr Charles Jenkins

Fellowship Chicago

Christopher has an impressive resume and long term ministry experience. He possesses a very high IQ and is articulate, knowledgeable and very professional in presentation. Pastor Christopher carries discernible ministry anointing and spiritual authority. He is spirit filled but also well balanced in his approach. He has a wonderful family and marriage and is intensely committed to Christ. Most notably, Christopher operates in the spirit of excellence. Everything about him and how he functions flows out of that spirit and he is very thorough in his approach to life and work. I have been in full time ministry for over twenty years and have had the privilege to be around many wonderful ministers, in every regard, Christopher is an exceptional man, minister and leader.
Pastor Greg Dumas

The Crossing Church - Tampa