Education: High School, some Bible College, and 40 hours towards an asso. degree.
Comment to those looking at my sermons: It is the hope and desire that the sermons that I submit will be helpful, a blessing, and might be used by the Holy Spirit to convict the lost, bringing healing to those that are sick, comfort those that need comfort, and break the chains of those that are bound.
Sermon or series that made a difference: What to do when you hit bottom.
The Mercy Seat.
What About Tomorrow.
One of my favorite illustrations: The man who walked to close to the edge of a cliff. He fell off and caught a limb that was hanging out from the side, He begin to call out if anyone was up there. A voice came back and said yes. He asked "Who is it," The voice said God. The man ask, "Will you help me?" God said, "Yes, Will you trust me?" The man said, Yes, God said; "Let go of the branch," There was along pause, than the mas ask, "Is anyone else up there?
Family: My wife of almost 39 years is Belva. Together we have two daughters, three grand-children, and two great grand-children.
What my parents think of my sermons: Both are home with the Lord.
What my spouse (really) thinks of my sermons: Most of the time, good, but she tells me what I should have said, and what I should not have said. Keep me in line.
Best advice given to me about preaching: Get Out of the Ministry; However, If you can get out of the ministry, you probably wasn’t called to begin with.
Books that have had an impact: The Left Behind Series.
He Chose the Nails; ( Max Lacado)
The Day I Was Crucified; ( Gene Edwards)
Hobbies: Golf, Fishing, Traveling.
If I could Preach one more time, I would say...: Repent, because Jesus is getting ready to come back after His Bride, the Church. We must be ready to go with Him. We must be watching and working and found ready.
Something funny that happened while preaching: The mic cords came loose and I kept on preaching and didn’t even know it.
What I want on my tombstone: He Touched Lives.