Adult Ministries Pastor
Where were you born?
Ellsworth Air Force Base, Rapid City, South Dakota
Who is in your family?
Spouse, Keri; children, Tori, David, and Monica
What is your favorite verse in the Bible?
This one changes. Right now it’s probably I Corinthians 10:13, “No temptation has overtaken you that is not common to man. God is faithful, and he will not let you be tempted beyond your ability, but with the temptation he will also provide the way of escape, that you may be able to endure it.”
What is your standard coffee order?
Don’t have one. I like variety.
What is one of your favorite quotes?
“Death cannot stop true love. All it can do is delay it for a while.” — Princess Bride
What is your favorite movie?
Not sure I have a favorite. Love space, action, and adventure flicks.
What is a major pet peeve of yours?
People driving in the left lane, especially if they’re slow!
What was your first job?
Age 10, hauling wood for 50 cents an hour
What’s your favorite activity?
Anything DIY (landscaping, building, demo, tiling, and even painting)
What is your favorite form of exercise?
If you could choose to stay a certain age forever, what age would it be?
36 – old enough to have some insight and wisdom, but still young enough to do everything you love
If you could witness any event past, present or future, what would it be?
The creation. Wow.
Who is smarter: you or a 5th grader?
Depends on whether you ask me . . . or my 5th grader.
What did you do growing up that got you into trouble?
At 13 or 14, I responded to a request from my mom with, “Make me.” Dad was home from work in 20 minutes. NEVER, EVER made that mistake again!!!
What’s the most amazing meal you’ve eaten recently?
Alaskan King Crab in Panama City, Florida
What do you miss most about being a kid?
Playing after-dark Hide and Seek with my brothers and neighbors on our 11 acres
What is an oddity you are know for?
Bursting out in to a random song . . . and usually only singing one line of it
Who pursued; you or your spouse?
I did, for four and a half years. So worth it!
Are you more of a hunter or a gatherer?
Where is the most exotic place you’ve ever been?
Snorkeling in a sunken volcano in Hawaii