Bachelor cum laude, Houghton (New York ) College, 1947. Bachelor's Degree, Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1951. Master of Arts, University Pennsylvania, 1952.
Doctor Ministry, Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1984.
Pastor, Delavan (Illinois) Baptist Church, 1951-1953; missionary educator, Africa Inland Mission, Zaire, 1954-1979; professor missions, vice president business affairs, Evangelical School of Theology, Myerstown, Pennsylvania, since 1980.
Member American Society Missiology and Association Professor of Missions, Rotary (vice president Myerstown chapter since 1991).
Married Gladys Isabel MacDonald, September 22, 1951. Children: Carl Robert, Peggy Marie, John David.