Education: B.S. in meteorology from Mississippi State University
M.Div from Asbury Theological Seminary
Family: I have a wife, Renae, and a one son, Caleb,
Best advice given to me about preaching: Show them Jesus, not Chris.
Books that have had an impact: Postmodern Pilgrims - Leonard Sweet
Aquachurch - Leonard Sweet
The Jesus I Never Knew - Philip Yancey
Purpose Driven Church - Rick Warren
Church - Why Bother? - Philip Yancey
In The Footsteps of Jesus - Bruce Marchiano
Radical Renewal - Howard Snyder
Hobbies: Any sports, computers, reading, playing jazz
Something funny that happened while preaching: I was in the middle of a sermon on Moses. I said, "And God said to Moses..." when suddenly a CB radio came over our PA system with the guy saying, "How ya doin’ good buddy?" The service pretty much ended right there.
What I want on my tombstone: He wasn’t afraid to dream God’s dream.