The Fellowship's Speakers' Bureau
Paul PainoIFCJ Church Relations Representative
Dr. Paul C. Paino has been actively involved In ministry for nearly 40 years. He holds Bachelor of Arts and Master of Divinity degrees from Oral Roberts University, and a Doctor of Theology degree from Andersonville Baptist Seminary. He completed his Ph.D at Trinity Theological Seminary.
After graduating from ORU in 1970, Dr. Paino returned to his home in Fort Wayne, IN and began pastoring the church his father planted in 1956-Calvary Temple Worship Center. During the next 35 years the congregation became the largest in Fort Wayne and has been recognized as one of the leading Charismatic churches in the nation.
In 2001, Dr. Paino co-founded, along with his father, Carroll Road Christian Church. He was Senior Pastor of CRCC until 2007. Additional to his pastoral duties, Dr. Paino has been serving as the General Overseer of Calvary Ministries International, a Fellowship of 150 churches and approximately 300 pastors and ministers in the USA, and over 600 churches and 2000 ministers world-wide.
Dr. Paino has traveled to Israel on several occasions beginning in 1965. Since that time he has sponsored several tours to the Holy Land, with a desire to expose as many people as possible to the land of the Bible.
In January 2008 Dr. Paino joined the staff of the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews and is currently serving in the Department of Church Relations. His responsibilities allow him to travel to church conferences, conventions and local congregations to share the vision of Rabbi Eckstein and The Fellowship.
Dr. Paino and his wife, Sharon, reside in Fort Wayne, IN.
Using his more than 35 years of ministry experience, Dr. Paino is available to speak on various subjects related to Israel, from a biblical perspective, as well as presenting an historical view of the Holy Land that will provide insight to the importance of praying for and supporting the people of Israel.