Pastoral Care Coordinator
Coordinating care at LEFC where everyone is cared for but no one is carrying for too many.
Family: Married to LeAnn. We have two adult children, Tony and Michelle, and four grandchildren.
Previous lines/places of work: Youth Ministry for 27 years, Family Life Pastor for 10 years, and 7 years as Senior Pastor at Susquehanna Valley Evangelical Free Church in Harrisburg, PA. Currently serve on staff of the Eastern District of the EFCA as Pastoral Care and Leader Consultant.
One of the things I find most fascinating: How God takes broken people and transforms them into useful vessels for His Kingdom work.
Food: Smoked Barbecue meats, steak, Mexican food, baked potatoes, chocolate desserts
Snack Food: M&M’s, Cajun crab dip on crackers, smoothies, and fruit
Movie: Twister, God’s and Generals, Pearl Harbor
TV Show: The Voice
Time of Day: Mornings
Place in the World: Kansas
Recreational Activities/Hobbies: Golf, hunting, fishing, walks in nature
Sports Teams: Kansas Jayhawks, New York Yankees
Sports: Nascar, college basketball, baseball, golf
Place to pray: Quiet place in nature
Snack Food: celery sticks
Time of Day: late evening
One of my greatest experiences with God: Being on a ranch in Texas where I didn’t hear any human sounds and hearing God speak through a soaring eagle that flew over me.
Most people don’t know this about me: My speech teacher in high school told me I would never make a living doing public speaking.