Tell us about your family:

My best friend and wife, Karen is a wonderfully godly woman and mother.  We have four children, Luke, Rock, Sierra & Sky.


Where is your hometown? 

I was born a Floridian, but grew up in Greenville, SC.


Briefly tell us how you came to faith in Christ:

Grew up with Christian parents who modeled a godly life, taking us to exceptional churches where I grew in my knowledge of God, becoming a Christian at 9 years old, and grew though my teen years in my faith.


What's one interesting fact about yourself?

Love Sports: ie. I played college football at Furman University and I am an active South Carolina High School League Sports Official in Football, Basketball and Volleyball.


What's a favorite Bible verse and why?

Philippians 4:13.  Life...., like all who walk with Christ, it is always a challenge.  The truth that Paul communicates that we can do life with joy because of who I walk with... well, I can smile on that one .


What's your favorite...

Books: (I read all the time!) Leading with the Heart (Krzyzewski), This Present Darkness (Peretti)

Movie: The Man from Snowy River

Band: For King & Country, Will Reagan

Athletic Team: Furman & Clemson Football

Food: Steak & Potato

Place to Visit: As much of the Appalachian Trial as I can

Activity for day off: Anything with my wife where I can just watch how she loves life.


What are your hopes for JICC?

  • The Bible continues to be taught in a clear, interesting and practical way.
  • Unconditional love for one another remains the norm.
  • Prayer is always woven through every aspect of our church.
  • Every involved person is intentionally developed towards maturity, being a ministry servant and on an assigned mission.
  • We are multiplying our relationships with all people towards a wonderful relationship with Christ.
  • That JICC is known as a community of people who love God and love all people.