The Theological University of America
Dr. Charles E. Bagby

PhD - Biblical Studies – Theological University of America
MBA - International Business Studies - University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA)
B.A. in Spanish Literature - University of Missouri (Columbia)
Graduate of the Sunset International Bible Institute (SIBI).


Chuck Bagby worked fulltime as an evangelist for ten years, completing assignments in Honduras and Argentina. Following that, while dedicating two decades to the business world, he continued to “do the work of an evangelist” (2 Timothy 4:5 NASB). He teaches today through Burning Heart Bible Studies seminars and books ( .

Current Work

Chuck serves as a Consulting Professor of Biblical Studies for NationsUniversity. Together with this, he teaches through The Jesus Story: What I Wish I Had Known seminars and books. He also trains church leaders in his T-E-A-M leadership methodology.


Chuck holds a Ph.D. in biblical studies from the Theological University of America (TUA), a previous graduate of the Sunset International Bible Institute (SIBI). The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) awarded him an M.B.A. in International Business, with concentrations in international marketing and international finance. He earned a B.A. in Spanish Literature from the University of Missouri – Columbia.

Past Work

A former international business executive, Chuck specialized in team leadership, cross-cultural communication, and organizational turnarounds. Employing his T-E-A-M leadership methodology, he consistently transformed underperforming organizations into high-performance teams. He served on the Advisory Council of the College of Business at UTSA and on the Entrepreneurs’ Roundtable at the same university.

He has traveled within Argentina, Bolivia, Canada, Chile, Colombia, El Salvador, England, Honduras, Mexico, Peru, Spain, Sweden, and Uruguay.