Mr. Bradford serves as Instructor in Evangelism and teaches evangelism and church planting in the Roy Fish School of Evangelism and Missions. His previous church ministry includes serving as youth pastor, associate pastor of evangelism, pastor of Christian education and outreach, and church planter. He desires to create a biblical foundation and evangelistic zeal in present and future pastors, missionaries, and lay leaders.

Mr. Bradford is currently working on his dissertation, Schooling the Gospel: A Reinvestigation of Kerygmatic Schools of Interpretation within Selected New Testament Scholarship. His research examines the way New Testament Scholarship has investigated the kerygma (preaching) of the early church.  

He is married to Andrea and together they have two children, Carl Jr. and Abigail. Carl and his family are members of First Baptist Mansfield, Mansfield, TX. He enjoys preaching and leading evangelism workshops.