In a Nutshell
Father-of-two-boys. Closet Lumberjack. Anti-OCD. Husband of a redhead. Camping enthusiast. Beardo.
The Full Story
The Ridge has been my home church since 1999. I have had the privilege to serve in several ways as a volunteer over that time period and now I am honored to be able to do that on a full-time basis. When I look back over the years, I can now see how God has guided me into the role of a full time Pastor. I am humbled to get to do this as my career and have a ring-side seat to how God is changing lives.
I grew up in Peru, Indiana, where I met my wife, Vicki. I then went on to graduate from Grace College in Winona Lake, Indiana. I have personally disqualified myself as a character reference to anyone wanting to attend Grace; my status with the college might still be in question and the statute of limitations on certain matters may not have expired. If you were there, you know why.
I now live in Columbus with my wife, their two sons, Reagan and Rylan, and our black lab, Benelli.
What I Do
I get to help others grow in their relationship with God and each other through life groups, care opportunities
Life Before The Ridge
I spent 23 years working in Marketing and Advertising.
Words I Live By
He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep
When I’m Not at Work, I…
…am probably napping, maybe watching a movie or sporting event, likely planning/dreaming of the next outdoor adventure.
Something that May Surprise You
I was in the Circus.
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