Welcome to Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. I am honored to be the pastor to this wonderful congregation that is filled with a sense of joy, purpose, faithfulness and community. I’d like to share a little about myself and I thank you for taking time to learn about our church.
Pastor: Teacher, preacher, counselor and cheerleader for the faith lives of adults, children, and family pets.
Born Into The World: The #1 Song was “Respect” by Aretha Franklin and best picture was In The Heat Of The Night, and Chevrolet introduced the Camaro.
Family: The love of my life Michelle, our beautiful daughter Tessa two dogs, one cat and one fish.
Belief: All are welcome to sit at the table that Christ has prepared, no matter where you born, how much money you make or who you love.
Favorite Scripture: Romans 8: 31-39 and whatever I am preaching on each week.
Favorite Book in the Bible: Acts
Music: The Black Eyed Peas, U2, Train, Johnny Cash, an array of country and pop songs and some Christian contemporary. These days we are singing a lot of Alicia Keys, “Girl on Fire”, “Brave” by Sara Bareilles and “Sweet but Psycho” by Ava Max.
Hobbies: Weight lifting, Tennis, hiking, dog walking and hoping to start doing more ballroom dance.
Favorite Recent Movie: “Bohemian Rhapsody”, “Green Book”, “Blackkklansman”, “Coco”, “Ferdinand”, and “The Big Sick”.
Favorite Book This Year: “Steve Jobs” by Walter Isaacson
Education: Master Of Divinity from San Francisco Theological Seminary, B.A. in Film from San Francisco State University.