Brief Historical Sketch

Born January 15, 1956

Reared in the tradition of Roman Catholicism

Converted in Okinawa, Japan while serving in the US Air Force  (September 19, 1976)

Graduate – Tennessee Temple University (ThG 1980)

Graduate – Spurgeon Baptist Bible College, Mulberry, FL
(B.A. 1984 magna cum laude)

Home Missionary 1980 – 1984 Maryville, TN; Valrico, FL

Ordained – December 1984 Bethel Baptist Church, Valrico, FL





Laboring as a full time evangelist from 2004-present

Pastored the First Baptist Church of Pasco, WA (200 members) from 1996 – 2004

As an Evangelist and Pastor has ministered all over the USA and on all six inhabited continents of the world

Married (1979) Grace Morrell- 1978 graduate of Spurgeon BBC, Mulberry, FL

Daughter, Rebekah – born August 25, 1982, married to Joseph Leavell, four children: Philip, Caleb, Sophia, Nathan.

Daughter, Deborah – born Feb. 26, 1987 -
married to Matt Knox, children: Hunter and Aiden, Dean

Son, Jonathan – born July 8, 1998













Information and Contact:

Contact Randy Chovan :
By Email:

By Phone: 509-492-1885 and 509-947-9106

Mailing Address: c/o Calvary Baptist Church
P.O Box 1227 - Alachua, FL 32616