My husband and I chose to go on this Alaskan cruise July because it was tied to Charles Stanley In-touch Ministries. Neither of us had ever been on a cruise before and we were very 5/5. The founder of In Touch Ministries, Charles Stanley is a New York Times author and the long-time senior pastor of First Baptist Church, Atlanta. His In Touch television program is broadcast on stations and seven satellite networks around the world. In . Cruise Alaska with Dr. Charles Stanley, July August 1, , for the voyage of a lifetime. After years of about an Alaska cruise, my husband and I were delighted when Templeton Tours invited us to join Dr. Charles Stanley and friends of In Touch Ministries on a 7-day Inside Passage Alaska cruise. We had heard from experienced travelers that an Alaska cruise is a journey like no other, but we couldn't fully appreciate their enchantment until we'd taken the trip ourselves. An photographer, Dr. Stanley enjoys with his camera and the vistas of his favorite destinations. Join him on a picture-perfect cruise or tour and find your faith strengthened by the entertainment, fellowship and spiritual guidance of one of America’s most respected Bible teachers.