Curriculum Vitae

Fancy for “All the stuff I have done…”


Michigan State University. BA Social Science, May 2000

Moody Theological Seminary. Masters of Theology, May 2010

Biola University / Talbot Seminary. MA Christian Apologetics (High Honors), May 2016

Lifetime ACSI Teaching Certification – Bible Expert

Ordained / Licensed Pastor, Fellowship of Evangelical Churches


Hospitality Business Experience. 2000-2006

Oakland Christian School, Director of Spiritual Life, 2007-2014

Maranatha High School, Dean of Spiritual Life, 2014-2016

Awana Clubs International, Executive Director of Youth Ministries, 2016-2018

CE National, Vice President of Youth Ministries, 2018-2020

Brookside Church, NextGen Pastor, 2021-present

The Discipleship Project, founder, 2019-present

Trinity International University, Adjunct Professor, 2017-present


Beyond the Edge of the Water: Reclaiming Biblical Discipleship for the Rising Generation (BMH Publications, 2019)

The Truth Is: Sharing The Truth of Jesus with Confidence, Conviction, and Compassion (Independently published, 2017)

Advocates: A Biblical Guide for Speaking Truth in Love (Awana, 2017)

Witnesses Bible Study (Awana 2018)

Writing Samples

Most popular blog I have wrote…literally, the closest thing to viral for me.

My first book that a real publisher picked up.

Another book I wrote

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