Carlis has over 40 years of active Ministry experience, having served as Children's Minister, Sunday School Teacher, Associate Pastor, SR Pastor, Bible School Administrator, Bible School Teacher, Church Planter, and Chaplain. Carlis is an Ordained Minister with International Ministerial Fellowship (IMF) and an Ordained Sr Chaplain with International Fellowship of Chaplains (IFOC) and serves his Community by working with Law Enforcement, Hospitals and often assists victims of traffic accidents. Carlis is also a certified Homeland Security volunteer for Places of Worship, Schools, Malls, and Hotels.
Carlis and his wife, Faye, have been married for over 40 years. Together they have 2 children and 2 Grandchildren. They currently reside in Bloomington MN where they Pastor Fulfilling Life Ministries Church, which they planted. Fulfilling Life Ministries operates in 2 locations: Fulfilling Life Church, located in Bloomington MN with a Ministry extension in Tulsa OK.