Christo van den Berg has been in the full-time pastoral ministry for more than 38 years in the AFM of South Africa Church. He studied at the University of the Free State, the AFM Theological College and later earned his doctorate in theology from the University of South Africa. He ministered in several assemblies including: Westonaria, Newcastle, Vryheid, Richards Bay and is currently pastoring the AFM Lofdal assembly in Ladysmith. He is also the national coordinator for the Ministry Integrated Learning program for the AFM Education and training Department, a required internship for students who have obtained their theological qualification and aspire to be ordained within the AFM church. He is known for his teaching ability and has authored several books. Married to Belinda, they have three children, Jeanne, Christo and Tiaan.