Charles C. Pugh III was born June 17, 1948 in Marietta, Ohio, the son of Mr. & Mrs. Charles C. Pugh, Jr.
Charles is a graduate of Parkersburg High School and has studied at Ohio Valley College, Harding University and Harding Graduate School of Religion with graduate study in Philosophy of Religion and Christian Evidences under Thomas B. Warren.
first sermon in July, 1967 at the Red Bush Church of Christ
, Little Hocking, Ohio.
Upon graduating from Harding University
worked with Jess Nutter at the Harmar Hill Church of Christ
, Marietta, Ohio, and has served as an evangelist for the following congregations: Harmar Hill
, Marietta, OH; Indianola, Mississippi; Chestnut Blvd., Cuyahoga Falls, OH; Camden Ave., Parkersburg, WV; Waverly, WV; and is now serving as the preacher for the Bridge Street Church of Christ
in New Martinsville, West Virginia, since September, 1987.
is one of the founders of West Virginia School of Preaching
has preached for more than 40 years and teaching in the field of Christian Apologetics for 30 years.
Since 1999, due to a vocal fold disease, much of his
work has been concentrated in the areas of writting and publishing.
has authored a number of Bible study books including: Building A Christian Life, English Translations of the Bible and the Common Man, Great Chapters of the Bible, How To Study The Bible, Why I Am A Christian, Woman - Where Does Woman Fit In?, Why We Do What We Do In Worship, Something To Hold On To When Life Falls Apart, Seven Statements From The Cross etc.
Also, several lesson books have been written on various books of the Bible: 1 Corinthians, 2 Corinthians, Galatians, Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians, 1 Thessalonians, 2 Thessalonians, 1 Timothy, 2 Timothy, Titus, James, Proverbs, Job etc.
He is the owner of Threefold Publications.
Brother Pugh may be contacted at P. O. Box 292, New Martinsville, WV 26155-0292 or (304) 455-2130.