Education: CHRISTIAN FENGER HIGH (CHICAGO ILLINOIS)
OLIVE HARVEY COLLEGE (CHICAGO ILLINOIS)
AUSTIN GRADUATE SCHOOL OF THEOLOGY (AUSTIN TEXAS)
Comment to those looking at my sermons: THIS BOOK OF THE LAW SHALL NOT DEPART OUT OF YOUR MOUTH BUT YOU SHALL MEDITATE THERIN DAY AND NIGHT, THAT YOU MAY OBSERVE TO DO ACCORDING TO ALL THAT IS WRITTEN THERIN.FOR THEN YOU SHALL MAKE YOUR WAY PROSPEROUS..AND THEN YOU SHALL HAVE GOOD SUCCESS
Sermon or series that made a difference: THE HARVEST IS RIPE SERMON MADE A DIFFERENCE IN MY LIFE
IT IS THE SUPREME FACT OF HISTORY. (1) THROUGH JESUS INCARNATION, JESUS REVEALED GOD TO MAN; (2) THROUGH HIS ATONEMENT, JESUS RECONCILED MAN TO GOD; (3) AND THROUGH HIS GIFT OF THE SPIRIT, HE MADE POSSIBLE A NEW LIFE FROM ABOVE FOR THOSE, WHO SAT IN DARKNESS AND IN THE SHADOW OF DEATH. (A) IN OTHER WORDS, THIS GOSPEL IS GOD WITH US - AT BETHLEHEM; (B) GOD FOR US - AT CALVARY;
(C) GOD IN US - AT PENTECOST. ..... THIS GOSPEL IS GOOD NEWS F
One of my favorite illustrations: USE TO BE,GONNA BE ,HAVE TO BE,SHOULD BE....GOD CREATED THREE TYPES OF BEES A HONEY BEE AND A BUMBLE BEE YOU MUST BE BORN AGAIN..WE SHOULD JUST LEARN TO SAY I ONCE WAS LOST BUT NOW I’M FOUND WAS BLIND BUT NOW I SEE
Family: MATTHEW 12:46-50
While He was still speaking to the crowds, behold, His mother and brothers were standing outside, seeking to speak to Him.
Someone said to Him, "Behold, Your mother and Your brothers are standing outside seeking to speak to You." But Jesus answered the one who was telling Him and said, "Who is My mother and who are My brothers?" And stretching out His hand toward His disciples, He said, "Behold My mother and My brothers! For whoever does the will of My Father who is in heaven
What my parents think of my sermons: OVER JOYED
What my spouse (really) thinks of my sermons: SHE’S MY BEST CRITIC...
Best advice given to me about preaching: LET THE HOLY SPIRIT USE YOU
Books that have had an impact: THE PURPOSE DRIVEN LIFE
If I could Preach one more time, I would say...: GET RIGHT CHURCH AND LET’S GO HOME
Something funny that happened while preaching: HMMMMM!!!!
What I want on my tombstone: A CHILD OF THE KING