Charles Stanley The Key to Spiritual Growth. Plants are healthier when watered with slow, steady rains instead of a heavy downpour. In the same way, our souls need daily meditation on God’s Word, not sporadic Bible study. In this message, Dr. Stanley explains why we need to spend time alone with God in His Word, listening to and learning from Him on a consistent basis.
Charles Frazier Stanley (born September 25, 1932) is the senior pastor of First Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia. He is the founder and president of In Touch Ministries and also served two one-year terms as president of the Southern Baptist Convention from 1984 to 1986. He has an evangelical and dispensationalist theology. Charles Frazier Stanley was born on September 25, 1932, in Dry Fork, Pittsylvania County, Virginia