Pastor C. Elijah Bronner is the fifth of six sons of the late Nathaniel Bronner, Sr. and Mrs. Robbie Bronner. He graduated from Morehouse College in May, 1991 with a Bachelor of Arts in Banking & Finance. He works in the family hair care business, Bronner Bros, Inc., as a financial officer.
As the founder and teacher of a group of young men called “The Disciples”, Rev. Bronner instituted a basketball program as an enticement to attend the class. As a result, God has called five of those young men into active pastoral ministry, and many others are still active in service roles in their respective churches.
He was ordained into the Christian ministry by the late Dr. William Holmes Borders, Sr. at Wheat Street Baptist Church in Atlanta, GA in 1988.
C. Elijah currently serves as Co-Pastor of The Ark of Salvation International Ministries. There he ministers weekly at The Weekend Word service which is aired on local and national Christian television networks. He is known for his heart of compassion and for his unique laugh.
C. Elijah has authored three books, "Just For The Asking" , "How To Find God", and “7 Ups, 7 Downs, and 7 Turnarounds”
C. Elijah is married to Traci Bronner, and they have four wonderful children, Amaris, Elisha, Alexis, and Charles, Jr.