Howard and Betty Skinner were married October 1, 1950. They have two daughters, two grandsons, and two great-granddaughters. In the fall of 1951, they entered full-time ministry after serving passionately in part-time ministry. They are seasoned ministers, having pastored a total of eight churches in Indiana, Michigan, and California. They have traveled around the world in missionary evangelism in about twenty-five countries and have ministered in most of the fifty states. They currently reside in Windsor, Colorado.