Andy Stanley Biography

(Founder, Senior Pastor)

Andy Stanley is a founder of North Point Ministries, Atlanta based. Also, he is among the top ten most influential living pastors in the US. Andy is married and has three children.

More about the relationship

Andy Stanley is married to Sandra Stanley. He and his wife have three children: Allison, Garrett, and Andrew Stanley.

There is no information about his marriage and wedding date. He is happily living with his spouse.

Relationship Facts of Andy Stanley

  • Andy Stanley is married to Sandra Stanley.
  • He is father of Three(Allison, Garrett, and Andrew Stanley).
  • Andy Stanley is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Andy Stanley?

Andy Stanley is the founder and senior pastor of the church.

They were North Point Ministries, Buckhead Church, Browns Bridge Church, Gwinnett Church, Woodstock City Church, and Decatur City Church.

Andy Stanley: Age, Parents, Education, Ethnicity

Andy Stanley was born on May 16, 1958, in Atlanta, Georgia, the United States to Charles Stanley (father), and Anna J. Stanley (mother).

His dad is also a senior pastor. Andy grew up with his family in Georgia and has Caucasian ancestry.

Andy completed his graduation in journalism from Georgia State University. Later, he enrolled at Dallas Theological Seminary and gained his master’s degree.

Andy Stanley: Career, Profession

Andy began his career as an assistant Pastor and Minister to Students at First Baptist Atlanta.

After working there for a few years, Andy along with his other friends formed North Point Community Church in 1995.

It is also one of the biggest churches in the United States, which has established six campuses to date.

Andy Stanley
Caption: Andy Stanley and Sandra Stanley (Source: Injoystewardship)

Currently, North Point Community Church has been also assisting to form other churches. Furthermore, Andy was listed among the 10th most influential living preachers.

In addition, he was named to be the fourth speaker at the National Prayer Service.

Moreover, he is also the speaker at Willow Creek Association’s Global Leadership Summit.

Andy penned books such as The New Rules For Love, Sex & Dating, Deep & Wide, Next Generation Leader, and much more.

Andy Stanley: Net Worth, Salary

Andy’s annual salary records $200 thousand. Furthermore, he has a net worth of $40 million as of 2022.

Andy Stanley: Rumors, Controversy/Scandal

Back in 2016, Andy was dragged into a controversy after he commented about small churches in a sermon. In the sermon, he said, When I hear adults say,

“Well I don’t like a big church, I like about 200, I want to be able to know everybody,” I say, “You are so stinking selfish. You care nothing about the next generation.

All you care about is you and your five friends. You don’t care about your kids [or] anybody else’s kids”.

Although, Andy apologized on Twitter stating,

“The negative reaction to the clip from last weekend’s message is entirely justified. Heck, even I was offended by what I said! I apologize.”

Body stats: Height, Weight

Andy has golden hair with light brown eyes. He is 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs 77 kg.

Social Media

Andy has more than 595k followers on Twitter, on Instagram, he has over 133k followers, on Facebook, he has around 33.5k and 80.8k subscribers on the Youtube channel.


Also, read the affair, salary, net worth, controversy, and the bio of John HageeCharles StanleyDonnie McClurkin, and Darlene Zschech.


Is Andy Stanley still married?

  • Stanley now lives outside of Atlanta, GA, with his wife Sandra and their three adult children. His father is Charles Stanley, the former senior pastor of the First Baptist Church of Atlanta and founder of In Touch Ministries.

Is Andy Stanley related to Charles?

  • Andy Stanley confers with his father, Charles, at First Baptist Church Atlanta, while Andy's son, Garrett, and his nephew, Matthew, wait on the side. Andy's birthday tribute to his father that afternoon would bring the elder Stanley to tears.

Photos of Andy Stanley