Comment to those looking at my sermons: Please use or adapt this sermon if you can use it to promote the word of God. I would be grateful for some kind of acknowledgement, I will leave that up to you.
One of my favorite illustrations: Freedom from slavery
Family: Wife, plus one son
What my parents think of my sermons: They have never attended my church, they have there own church.
What my spouse (really) thinks of my sermons: She actually loves them, what she thinks of other things in my life is a different story.
Best advice given to me about preaching: Aim for 2000 words, although I find this impossible.
Leave them wanting more.
Books that have had an impact: Humility by Andrew Murray; In Christ Jesus by Colin Urquhart;
Hobbies: Windsurfing, Bass Guitar, Sailing, Lawn Bowling.
If I could Preach one more time, I would say...: I would love to preach on Isaiah 53 and how it is the foundation for the New Covanent.
Something funny that happened while preaching: Getting a dig in at the wife; Mobile Phone going off; Dropping the sermon notes;
What I want on my tombstone: Promoted to Glory