Education: I graduated high school from South Adams Jr/Sr High School in 2000 attended Taylor University Fort Wayne and graduated from Goshen College in 2011. I am currently pursuing another undergraduate degree from Western Governors University for Special Education.
Comment to those looking at my sermons: As a young pastor, I am always looking for input regarding anything someone can give me. E-mail me with any insights, comments, etc. at firstname.lastname@example.org
Sermon or series that made a difference: Not a sermon but a concert that I attended. It was Ray Boltz’ Concert of a Lifetime. It was at this concert that I was saved.
One of my favorite illustrations: Any time that I can use Star Trek
Family: I was married in 2005 to my wife (Becky), with whom I have one son (Aydian) and a daughter (Kathryn).
What my parents think of my sermons: They have started embracing my gifts after years of wondering if this is the correct path.
What my spouse (really) thinks of my sermons: She really enjoys them and gives fair criticism of them.
Best advice given to me about preaching: KISS - Keep it simple, stupid.
Books that have had an impact: Lord Foulgrin’s Letters by Randy Alcorn
This Present Darkness by Frank Peretti
Hobbies: I enjoy reading, watching movies and tv, Star Trek, and computers
If I could Preach one more time, I would say...: I don’t know.
Something funny that happened while preaching: I picked my nephew up during the service and he would not let me go, so I preached with him in my arms and the congregation loved it.
What I want on my tombstone: He died doing what he loved.