of all, let me say that we appreciate your
honoring us with your visit to our website.
Let me share with you a
little about myself. I was born on April 13,
1953, in Salamanca, NY. I was raised in Florida,
mainly Sarasota. I accepted Christ as my Savior
on October 1, 1972, and was baptized shortly
thereafter. I was working in the construction
field when I was called by the Lord to serve Him
full-time. In January 1973, I began attending
Lynchburg Baptist College in Lynchburg, Virginia.
It was there that I met my wife, Mary. We became
engaged that spring and married on July 13, 1973.
In January 1974, I enrolled in Baptist Bible
College in Springfield, Missouri.
Our first child,
Angela Mary, was born on April 4, 1974. Two years
later our son, Jonathan David, was born on March
1, 1976. In May 1976, I graduated from Baptist
Bible College and accepted the position of youth
director at Bible Baptist Church in Ashtabula,
Ohio. It was there that our third child was born.
On August 16, 1977, the Lord blessed us with
another daughter, Jan Michal. The Lord is