Education: Recieved my Bachelor's in Biblical Literature with a New Testament emphasis from Ozark Christian College in Joplin, Missouri.
Family: My wife and I are both PKs. We have two wonderful daughters. I am a third generation minister in a family of pastors, missionaries and seminary professors on both sides of the family.
Best advice given to me about preaching: Have as many arrows in your preaching quiver as possible, so that you can hit the most people.
Books that have had an impact: Too many to count. I can't stop buying and reading books. It's nearly an addiction.
Hobbies: Reading, Writing, Hunting, Hiking, Going on cruises with my wife.
Something funny that happened while preaching: Had a lady raise her hand and insist that we sing "Happy Birthday" to someone.
What I want on my tombstone: Pepperoni, Sausage and Mushrooms. Oh, wait, the other kind of tombstone.