- Born & raised in North Dakota
- Graduate of Sioux Falls (SD) Seminary M.Div.
- Ministry at Temple Baptist for over 25 years
- Family: Married to Linda since 1977, 2 adult children and our four prophet grandsons - Samuel, Daniel, Ezra & Nathan
- Enjoys Minnesota Twins baseball and eating German food
Favorite Quote: "Toto, we're not in Kansas anymore....."
--Dorothy from "The Wizard of Oz"
Favorite Bible verse: "I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me; and the life I now live in the flesh, I live by faith in the Son of God who loved me and gave Himself for me." ---Apostle Paul's words from Galatians 2:20