Dr. James Bowling was born in 1954 in Birmingham, AL but grew up in Port Neches, TX. James and his wife, Pat, have been married for 36 years and have 4 children and 3 grandchildren.
After graduating from Port Neches High School in 1973, James attended Lamar University in Beaumont, TX and Kansas City College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas City, MO. After receiving his degree in medicine, he went on to become a board certified Anesthesiologist and is currently practicing anesthesia in Beaumont and Port Arthur, TX.
James served 4 years in the United States Air Force; two of those years were spent as a flight surgeon. James has worked in the area of missions in Mexico and Ecuador.
James accepted Jesus Christ as his personal Lord and Savior in 1987 and has served in multiple church positions over the years. He is currently serving as an Elder at Cornerstone Baptist Church.