Rev. Pierre Bynum serves as Chaplain and National Prayer Director for the Family Research Council, working with FRC's president Tony Perkins to help lay a foundation of biblical prayer, essential for success in FRC's mission to defend faith, family and freedom and to advance righteousness in government. He also serves as northeast regional director for Church Ministries from FRC headquarters in Washington, D.C.
Pierre oversees FRC's chapel program and speaks to churches and pastors' groups on prayer, Christian citizenship, God and government, and similar themes. As liaison to the growing prayer movement, Pierre writes FRC's weekly prayer team targets and oversees other prayer publications and activities.
He joined FRC in June 2005 as Director of Church Outreach to help Tony Perkins pioneer FRC's church ministry, serving to assist pastors in their calling as "watchmen on the wall" to the Church and America. Prior to joining FRC, Pierre was editor of The Capitol Hill Prayer Alert, Vice President of the CHPA Foundation and associate minister at Calvary Chapel of Waldorf, Maryland. With over 30 years in full-time Christian ministry, 20 as senior pastor of two Maryland churches, Pierre sees praying churches as key to our children's future and our nation's destiny.