Education: Pastor Dan has a Doctor of Theology from Trinity Theological Seminary. He also holds a Master of Theology from Asian Theological Seminary and a Master of Divinity from Asia Pacific Theological Seminary both from the Philippines.
Comment to those looking at my sermons: "Since working on a powerpoint, I no longer use scripted sermons."
"I normally preach expository sermons, and quite long winded. I’m still working on this.
Sermon or series that made a difference: How To Series from James;
Kingdom Life Series (current)
One of my favorite illustrations: "The Great Divorce" from C.S. Lewis
Family: Dr. Dan is married to Emma C Villa.
We have three children:
Agatha Xaris Villa, 16
Daniel Isaac Villa Jr, 13
Charity Joy Sunshine Villa, 11
What my parents think of my sermons: "Simply the best!!!"
What my spouse (really) thinks of my sermons: "You preach too long, but you are the best..."
Best advice given to me about preaching: KISS (Keep it SHORT and Interesting
Books that have had an impact: Divine Conspiracy by Dallas Willard
Hobbies: I love to read; watch movies; and sometimes write.
If I could Preach one more time, I would say...: "Keep preaching the Word, stick to the Word, preacher."
Something funny that happened while preaching: My kids when they were younger would sometimes butt in while I am preaching. At one time one of them came forward to ask for money as he was hungry from my long sermon
What I want on my tombstone: Dr. Dan loved God and His Word more than anything else...