Senior Pastor

Pastor Chris Crump is the Senior Pastor of Unity Christian Fellowship Church in Columbus, Ohio.


Pastor Chris a native of Youngstown, Ohio was saved and filled with the Holy Ghost at the young age of nine in 1976. Over the years, he has held many offices in the Lord’s church such as, choir director, praise and worship leader, Sunday school teacher, deacon, minister, church treasurer, youth pastor and pastor of Finance. Pastor Chris was licensed to preach in 1994 through The United Pentecostal Churches of Christ and ordained as an elder in 2002 through Greater Works of Christ International. He is the son of Pastor and Deacon Emeritus Crump who established and served at the Faith Temple Pentecostal Church for over 17 years. Over the past few years, many doors have been opened for Pastor Chris to preach and proclaim God’s Word where many souls have been healed, delivered and set free.


In September of 2005, Pastor Chris through much prayer accepted the call of pastorate of Unity Christian Fellowship. In June of 2007, Pastor Chris was officially installed as Pastor of Unity Christian Fellowship Church and served faithfully in the kingdom Builders International Fellowship of Churches. In April of 2017, Pastor Chris was Consecrated to the sacred Office of Bishop and serves as Assistant to the Apostle of the United Body of Christ Multicultural Fellowship of Churches.


Pastor Chris has a Bachelor’s of Art’s Degree from Youngstown State University where he majored in Communications and minored in Marketing. Moreover, is currently enrolled in the graduate program at Methodist Theological School of Ohio. Currently, he is employed at Mount Carmel St. Ann's Hospital as a Staff Chaplain.


Over the years, Pastor Chris has attended and completed many leadership seminars and workshops with a primary focus on preparing for ministry.


Pastor Chris is married to Lady Charisse Crump and they are the proud parents of one beautiful daughter De’Anna Ariele Crump.