Charlie Costa joined Insight for Living Ministries as the Middle East field pastor in April 1997. In 1998, the Arabic Insight for Living broadcast started on Trans World Radio as Nafitha Ala l’Hayat. In 22 years, hundreds of broadcasts were translated and recorded, 10 of Chuck Swindoll’s books were translated, and thousands of people were reached with the message of the gospel. Charlie is a pastor of a local congregation with an extensive ministry in the Middle East. He is also the presiding judge of the Evangelical Family Court of Appeals and the chairman of the Arab Baptist Theological Seminary.