Tom's church

Ozark Christian College
Joplin, Missouri 64801

About Tom
  • Education: Bachelor of Theology (NT) from Ozark Christian College Master of Arts (NT) from Cincinnati Christian Seminary Master of Arts in Church History from Cincinnnati Christian Seminary Doctor of Ministry (Marriage and Family) from Abilene Christian University
  • Experience: Associate Director with Christ in Youth, Inc. Preaching Minister of the North Syracuse (NY) Christian Church Professor and Dean of the School of Ministry at Kentucky Christian University Professor at Ozark Christian College Extended (1 or more years) interim preaching ministries at the Hill’n Dale Christian Church (Lexington, KY); the Gardenside Christian Church (Lexington, KY); the Indian Creek Christian Church (Cynthiana, KY); and the Edmund (OK) Christian Church.
  • Comment to those looking at my sermons: Well, I thought it made sense when I first wrote it.
  • Family: Linda and I have been married for nearly thirty years (time flies when you’re having fun). We have four children, ranging in ages from 25 to 19. All of them are either preparing for or are involved in Christian leadership. One of them, along with his wife and daughter, serve in Chiredzi, Zimbabwe.
  • What my spouse (really) thinks of my sermons: I ask her never to tell me the truth until Wednesday.
  • Best advice given to me about preaching: Every day every minister decides whether they will stand in front of the cross, or behind it. -- Seth Wilson
  • If I could Preach one more time, I would say...: This is going to be a really really long sermon.
  • What I want on my tombstone: Stopped Fishing. Went Home.
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  • Do You Know Him?

    Contributed on Sep 22, 2007
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    Focusing on studying Jesus can, if we let it, blind us from knowing him.

    DO YOU KNOW HIM? In 1985 neurologist Oliver Sacks wrote a book describing some of the case histories of his patients who had disorders. One of the, a man with visual agnosia, was the origin was the book’s title, The Man who Mistook His Wife for a Hat. It’s a funny title, and kind of a funny more

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