Charles Smith serves as director of Witnesses Now for Jesus Midwest, a ministry to current and former Jehovah’s Witnesses. Smith was in the Watch Tower organization for more than 30 years and held numerous leadership positions there before coming to faith in Christ.
He now organizes an annual Witnesses Now for Jesus conference in southeastern Missouri, and he writes and speaks in churches about his experiences.
Smith served for many years as a Southern Baptist missionary on the Interfaith Witness team with the North American Mission Board. He also has served as a pastor in Missouri, and has authored several booklets on Watch Tower beliefs and practices. He’s an active member of Sonrise Baptist Church in Bonne Terre, Mo.
Jehovah’s Witnesses; Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Islam