Family: Linda (Married 8-10-74), Son- Michael married to Tara with 2 daughters-
Alyson & Lauryn, Daughter-Leah married to Paul with 4 children, sons Jordan,
Samuel, Benjamin and their daughter Claire.
We also have a great-granddaughter Isabella.
We also have a Service Dog Labradoodle named Sophie who is an important
addition to our family.
She has become the "church" dog and people love her.
Ministry Role: Lead Pastor (We don't say "Senior" Pastor because someone
mistook it for "SeniorS Pastor"
What’s your regular order at Starbucks: Regular coffee - I hate that foo foo,
sissy Mary flavored stuff.
Favorite Quote: "The journey of a thousand miles begins with the first step."
I’ve been in ministry since: 1983
Hidden Talent: No talent at all, hidden or otherwise.
Favorite movie: Anything with John Wayne or Humphrey Bogart
Favorite scripture: Ephesians 3:16-20
Life changing moment: Salvation (England 1971),
Baptism in the Holy Spirit (Germany 1972)
Peeves: If Linda opens a drawer or cupboard she won't close it under
where Paul landed when he went to Rome)
Favorite singer/band: Frank Sinatra and the Temptations (anything Motown)
Favorite Book: Exodus -Leon Uris
When and where did you get saved:
while in the USAF
Favorite TV show: Hogan's Heroes (American) Yes Minister (British)
In my spare time I… Don't have much spare time but I like to shoot handguns
Favorite Restaurant: P.F. Changs
Previous job or line of work: 20 years, 2 months and 1 day in the USAF
What sport are you not good at: Anything that requires the use of a
Favorite sport/team: New York Yankees & Dallas Cowboys
Things that fascinate me: Technology - but I stink at it
Music that moves me: Love songs (Frank Sinatra, Diana Krall, etc)
People who inspire me are: Single Parents
Fears: Mr. Snake
\ What makes you laugh: Watching my grandkids (6 of them) playing
What is weird about you? I have more shoes than my wife does.
The most exotic place you’ve ever been to:
and Thule, Greenland
I'd want to admit.