God's man of vision.
C. Shawn Tyson is the youngest of 5 talented siblings born to the late
Bishop James E. and Elect Lady Evelyn Tyson. Born and raised in the
church, Pastor Tyson began matriculating in the ministry at a young age,
being born again at the age of eight and preaching his first sermon at the
age of eighteen.
Pastor Tyson launched into full time ministry in 1990 traveling globally
as an international evangelist.
In July of 2010, Pastor Tyson assumed the call to pastor Calvary Ministries International in Youngstown OH, succeeding the late, Honorable Bishop Norman L. Wagner. In 2013, he also assumed pastorate of his home assembly, Christ Church Apostolic, where he currently serves as senior pastor. In 2023 during the Pentecostal Assemblies of the World Summer Convention, Pastor Tyson was elevated to the office of Bishop.
Pastor Tyson is an author, a committed husband, father, pastor, mentor
and friend. His intense devotion to worship, evangelism, and unifying the
body of Christ across denominational lines through fellowship and the
spiritual and academic development of aspiring young ministers through
the spoken word, seminars, lectures and symposiums has made him one
of the most sought-after speakers in the United States to date.