I am Senior Pastor of the United Methodist Temple in Port Arthur, Texas.

I am a graduate of Texas A&M University and Asbury Theological Seminary and have served in youth or pastoral ministry for over twenty years in Missouri, Kentucky, and Texas. Since January 2002, I have served as a pastor in the Texas Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church. I am a regular contributor to Seedbed.com and Seedbed’s Preaching Collective.

I have been married  to Abby since December 2001 and we are blessed with three fantastic kids. In addition to family and ministry, I enjoy reading, CrossFit, running, and Texas Aggie football.