Paul Yorke has been married for 54 years and has 2 daughters and 2 sons: 10 grandchildren, and 4 great grandchildren. Paul has both a pastoral and professional business background.

After being called into ministry Paul pastored in BC and in Saskatchewan. He is a graduate of Canadian Bible College (with a Batchelor of Biblical Studies in 1985); and a graduate of Canadian Theological Seminary (Master of Divinity).

After resigning from pastoral ministry, he went on the earn a diploma in ELS (English as a Second Language) and taught English in South Korea to young adults and businesspeople. Upon return from Korea, he opened his own ESL School in Abbotsford (Abbottsford English School). For over seventeen years he worked for four strata management companies in Surrey, Abbotsford, and Chilliwack, as a general manager and a strata property manager.

Upon retirement he continued to help his wife Corinna run a successful Bed and Breakfast in Hope, and work at the local funeral home assisting with funerals.

He enjoys travel, reading, extensive research and writing on various subjects.