Man's Chief End is a radio ministry of the Puritan Reformed Presbyterian Church with Pastor Grant Van Leuven, based on The Westminster Shorter Catechism question number one: “Man's chief end is to glorify God and to enjoy him forever.” Walking the same old good paths and right rule along the narrow way.
Pastor Van Leuven graduated with a Master of Divinity degree in 2010 from the Reformed Presbyterian Theological Seminary in Pittsburgh, PA, where he also served for a number of years as the director of development and communications. Prior to working for the seminary, he served as an account executive for a large Pittsburgh ad agency and for WORD-FM radio (Salem Communications), as well as Director of Communications for several non-profit organizations, including the Pittsburgh Zoo and Aquarium.
Pastor Van Leuven also serves as the Alliance of Confessing Evangelical’s community engagement coordinator which includes contributing articles for the ministry’s PlaceforTruth.org and reformation21.org e-magazines; he also serves as managing editor for PlaceforTruth.org and assistant editor of MeethePuritans.org. For a listing of his articles and links to read them, click here. Originally from Rochester, NY, Pastor Van Leuven lives in Chula Vista with his wife, Fernanda, and their six covenant children. He also enjoys songwriting, and his original music reflecting a Reformed Christian worldview can be downloaded for free at www.dumbsheep.org.