My vocation (or calling in life): pastor.
My congregation: St. Timothy’s Lutheran Church, Camden, S.C.
My favorite hymn: “At the Name of Jesus.”
My favorite Bible verse: Romans 8:26, “Likewise the Spirit helps us in our weakness; for we do not know how to pray as we ought, but that very Spirit intercedes with sighs too deep for words.”
My favorite Christmas carol: “Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence.”
My favorite potluck dish: deviled eggs.
I prefer to sit here during worship: in the chancel.
The TV show I’d never watch: “Sex in the City.”
What’s playing on my iPod right now: Lady Gaga and Audible.
My perfect day: a sunny day with low humidity to work in the yard in the morning and then read sitting in the porch swing.
People would be surprised to know that: I enjoy rock, rock opera and classic rock music.
The best thing I learned in Sunday school: that Moses was a murderer but God called and used him anyway.
I feel most Lutheran when: serving Holy Communion to the family of God.
What “living Lutheran” means to me: connecting with the larger church.
I’m doing God’s work with my hands when: I anoint and pray.