Chuck Bomar served almost nine years at Cornerstone Church in Simi Valley, California before planting Colossae Church in Portland, Oregon in 2008. In addition to pastoring Colossae Church he is founder and leader of two other organizations: CollegeLeader ( and iampeople (

He is author of over a dozen resources and six books with the two most recent being, Better Off Without Jesus and Worlds Apart: Understanding the Mindset and Values of 18-25 Year Olds. When he is not out of town speaking at conferences or consulting he is home with his family, the place he loves to be more than any other. Chuck and his wife, Barbara, have three beautiful daughters: Karis, Hope and Sayla.