Lead Pastors


Paul D. Arthurs is the lead pastor of Wheaton Christian Center, located in Carol Stream, Illinois.  He is also the founder of The Carlton Center and a member of the Executive Council for Forward in Faith Ministries International.  In addition to his teaching ministry, Paul co-hosted the Anointed Word daily radio and television program, impacting many families in the Chicagoland area and around the world.  Paul pastored for two years in Harare, Zimbabwe, where he was also privileged to teach at the AMFCC Bible College. Paul has keen insight into the Word of God and communicates the Scriptures in a practical way, combining humor with a passion to see people live lives of purpose that brings pleasure to God. Paul and his wife Fiona have been married for over 20 years. They have three wonderful children, Lydia, Sophia, and Carlton, and they currently reside in West Chicago, Illinois.

Fiona Arthurs is a wife and mother with a passion to see women fulfilled through discovering their identity and role as women of God.  Her desire is to see marriages and family relationships restored in these days when families are under great attack.  Fiona has served in Women's Ministry for close to 20 years.  She brings a wealth of experience and a broad cultural perspective from which she is able to extract Biblical principles for daily living.