We were married in July of 1998 and have lived lovingly ever after. Julia graduated from Olivet Nazarene University with a BA in Education and Social Sciences. I graduated from Eastern New Mexico University with a BA in English. Julia has her MA Theology: Church and Christian History from Nazarene Theological Seminary. I am currently working on my MDiv from United Theological Seminary. From 2002-2004 Julia was the associate Pastor of Education and Arts at St. Paul's Church of the Nazarene, and I was the Children's Pastor. From 2004 to 2006 I served as the Children's Pastor at Guymon Church of the Nazarene and Julia taught High School physical science. Currently I am the children's pastor at Parkview Church of the Nazarene in Dayton, Oh where we live.