His Dwelling Place Ministries was birthed in 2006 after Pastors Wayne and Chris Clarke had been pastoring a local Church for nearly 15 years. Both are ordained ministers as are the majority of their team. Wayne is a 1963 graduate of the United States Naval Academy, Annapolis Maryland. Chris is a graduate of San Diego State University. Wayne and Chris were married in 1963 and have three adult children as well as 7 grandchildren.
Pastor Wayne served over 20 years in the U.S. Navy. Tours of duty include Commanding Officer (the Captain) of the world’s deepest diving submarine, USS Dolphin and Chief of Staff of Submarine Squadron 3 in San Diego, California.