Tell us about your family.

I have been madly in love with my wife, Lori, for over 30 years and we have two adult children, Sarah Gwen and Jonathan.


What is your greatest passion?

I live to encourage people to follow Christ and find a way to join His Kingdom’s advance.


How long have you been in ministry?

30 years and counting.


How long have you been at Antioch?

Since 2010, but I was Student Pastor here from 1989-95.


What do you love most about Antioch?

The ease with which they welcome new people and how hard they work to include new people.


What is your favorite thing about your job?

I love hanging out with people in an effort to help them become more fully devoted to Christ.


What kind of music is on your phone or iPod?

An eclectic mix of old country, gospel, Broadway musicals, rockabilly, and contemporary worship.


What is your favorite sports team?

The University of Tennessee and the Tennessee Titans


What is your favorite food?

Banana Pudding


What food would you never eat again, if possible?