Education: Bachelor of Science in Biblical Studies/Leadership and Ministry from the Cincinnati Christian University
Comment to those looking at my sermons: I am trying to communicate they best way I know how, and you can easily see that I am a work in progress.
Sermon or series that made a difference: Voting like a Christian
One of my favorite illustrations: Round John Virgin
Family: I am married,and I have two adult children, and one still at home in elementary school.
What my parents think of my sermons: They think I’m improving.
What my spouse (really) thinks of my sermons: Her friends tell her that my sermons make a difference in thier everyday life.
Best advice given to me about preaching: "Be Yourself" and "preach it like you believe in what you’re preaching about"
Books that have had an impact: Purpose Driven Life - Warren
Purpose Driven Church - Warren
The 21 Irrifutable Laws of Leadership - Maxwell
Why Men Hate Going to Church - Murrow
How to Win Friends and Influence People - Carnegie
Living Proof - Petersen
Hobbies: I enjoy time with my kids bass fishing and bowhunting for deer. My vacation itinerary should include sport fishing.
If I could Preach one more time, I would say...: Make a greater effort to lead someone to Christ by the way that you live your life everyday. Let people see the real you by allowing your life to be the greatest testimony of your faith.
Something funny that happened while preaching: I was trying to be transparent and relate to the audience and my wife spoke up during my sermon and said, "Boy, that’s the truth!"
What I want on my tombstone: You could tell that He loved the Lord!