Education: AA - Southwest Baptist College
BA - William Jewell College
MA - University of Iowa
PhD - Vanderbilt University
Additional study: Westminster Pastoral Foundation, London
Comment to those looking at my sermons: I am not emotionally tied to any of them. Criticism is welcome.
Family: Married with two married children, seven grandchildren,m one great-granchild.
What my spouse (really) thinks of my sermons: Usually positive feedback.
Best advice given to me about preaching: Be yourself in the pulpit.
Hobbies: Music composition and reading detective stories
If I could Preach one more time, I would say...: Jesus is the only way to God.
Something funny that happened while preaching: In Zambia, a lady on the front row decided to breast-feed her baby in plain view in the middle of the sermon. I was so startled I lost my place momentarily. No one else noticed!
What I want on my tombstone: Just name and dates