Education: B.S. In Education - California University of Pennsylvania, December 1979
M. Div. In Pastoral Ministry - Ashland Theological Seminary, Ashland, OH - May 1992
Family: Wife of 24 years (Paulette). 2 adult children.
Best advice given to me about preaching: Be ready to preach, pray or die at any minute.
Books that have had an impact: Courageous Leadership by Bill Hybels
Surprising Insights From the Unchurched by Thom Ranier
Outflow by Dave Ping
Something funny that happened while preaching: I had a great illustration to drive a point of the message home. When I finished sharing the illustration, I could not remember why I used it in the message.
What I want on my tombstone: He made a difference.