How to move your congregation forward.  Learn More

About

Facts

  • Coaching pastors and consulting with churches for over 30 years
  • 52 years of professional ministry in the United Methodist Church
  • Service in North Texas, Central Texas, Northwest Texas, and the Peruvian Methodist Church Conferences
  • Ordained Elder
  • Education:

B.A. Texas A&M at Commerce, History and English
M. Div. Asbury Theological Seminary
D. Min. Fuller Theological Seminary

  • Senior Pastor last thirty years in multiple-staff congregations
  • Married to Karen 50 years, two adult sons

Experiences

  • Serving small, medium, and large churches
  • Missionary to Motilone Indians, Colombia, South America
  • Coordinator of Evangelism, The Methodist Church of Peru
  • Short-term mission experiences and connections
  • Member, Large Church Initiative (LCI) of the United Methodist Church, Board of Discipleship, 25 years, Steering Committee Chair last five years
  • Delegate to World Methodist Conference
  • Conference Boards of Ministry, 16 years
  • General local church consultant and coach

Accomplishments

  • Leadership development (local church leaders and pastors)
  • Midland—Pastor’s Academy of Leadership, resulting in 20 young adult church leaders fully engaged in leadership and generosity
  • Capital Funding Campaign leadership:   Central Texas Conference Campaign, Graham, Grapevine, Midland—a total of seven campaigns
  • Growing the donor base and cultivating major gift donors, including four gifts of $1,000,000 plus, and several six-figure gifts
  • Increases in giving for budget and specific ministry projects
  • Major missions projects, Mexico, Colombia, Russia
  • Major local community compassion high-impact initiatives with the participation of large numbers of laity
  • Successful congregation-wide Bible engagement programs
Share this page

Looking for an outstanding church consultant?