Joined Lighthouse Staff: February 2013
Areas of Ministry: Administration [Ministry support, Accounting, Facilities] and the stuff that finds its way into the Black Hole.
Family: Married to Sabrina (Best Wife Ever) on February 4, 1984. Four fantastic children: Sons – Joseph [married to Brittany] and Matthew. Daughters – Stephanie [married to Kyle Dorman] and Chelsea [married to Brad Davis]. I’m also a very proud Grandfather to Peyton, David, Rowan and Austin!
Saved: October 1978
Education: BBA in Finance – University of North Texas
Previous Line of Work: 10yrs – Finance & Divisional VP Operations for Affiliated Computer Services; 5yrs - VP Operations for National Construction Services; 13+ yrs of Business Management employment and consulting for both profit and non-profit organizations
One of the Things I Find Most Fascinating: That with all my imperfections, I’m perfectly loved!
Book: Tom Clancy novels; “How Should We Then Live” by Francis A. Schaeffer
Snack Food: Good Trail Mix, Protein bars, and Ice Cream [Cookies and Cream]
Movie: Inception, Gladiator, Saving Private Ryan
Musical Artist: Steven Curtis Chapman, Rod Stewart, Michael McDonald
Actor/Actress: Anthony Hopkins, Tom Hanks, Clint Eastwood, Natalie Wood
Place in the World: Anywhere with my wife!
Place to Pray: Outside
Recreational Activity/Hobby: Basketball with Matthew and playing with my granddaughter
Scripture: Wow, so many…Romans 12:2, Ephesians (all of it), Psalm 46:10
Sport: Football, Basketball, Soccer
Sports Team: Cowboys, Duke, Mavericks, Duke, Manchester United, Duke
Snack Food: Cheetos Puffs
Season: Sorry, I can’t name one.
Place in the World: Louisiana
Sports Team: Giants, Jets, Yankees, Knicks …
Best Thing Someone Said to You: “I do!” followed by “This won’t hurt at all”
Life Motto: “Seek first to understand, then to be understood” and Choose your bullets wisely.
Three People I’d Like to Meet: Ronald Reagan, Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf, Roger Staubach
My Hero: Allen Richburg – He led me to Christ
One of My Greatest Experiences with God: Each one of my children’s births!
Most People Don’t Know This About Me: I broke my kneecap . . . bowling. And I also keep up with Downton Abbey.