Work History

Work History
Nov 1990 - Present

Senior Pastor

Christ’s Church @ Birmingham
  • Preach and teach high impact and practical messages each week
  • Conceptualized and developed the vision and direction of the church
  • Developing leadership around the five Purposes of the Church (Worship, Evangelism, Fellowship, Discipleship and Ministry)
  • Established a comprehensive assimilation plan to connect new comers to the church
  • Provide direction, vision, leadership, and training for the church's small group ministry
  • Provide marriage, pre-marital, and pastoral counseling
  • Led volunteer teams including: recruitment, training ministry leaders, and team building to workin the inner city
  • Led capital campaign, and secured financing for building
Apr 2002 - Dec 2005

Executive Director

Pre-Paid Legal Services, Inc
  • Marketed Legal Services Plans to individuals, families and businesses
  • Worked with Human Resource Directors to offer Pre-Paid Legal Plans as an employee benefit
  • Recruited and Trained sales force to market legal service plans
  • Received top Recruiter and top Salesman Awards
Jan 1988 - Nov 1990

Associate Pastor

The Campus Church
  • Preached relevant sermons bi- weekly
  • Taught Bible Classes for Adults and Youth
  • Developed Programs to help grow the Church
  • Trained Leaders for various Ministries
  • Provided pastoral care and counseling
  • Coordinated church ministries to create unity in accomplishing the over arching vision
Apr 1985 - 1987

Intern

North Atlanta Church

  • Trained in various areas of ministry including: Youth and Family, jail, foreign missions small groups, singles, outreach
  • Helped lead a team to Guyana Mission trip
  • Built largest Sunday School class in 2000 member church
  • Delivered weekly teachings to young adults group
  • Organized and led a monthly men’s accountability group
  • Provided messages relevant to teens
1983 - 1985

Marketing Specialist

MCI Communications
  • Marketed long distance telephone services to commercial customers throughout the Southeast
  • Three- time Salesman of the Month Award.

Education

Education
Aug 1994 - May 1996

Bachelor of Ministry

The Theological University of America
1985 - 1987

Certificate of Ministry in Bible (CMB)

North Atlanta School of Ministry

Skills

Skills

Clergy Finances

Church accounting Annual budget forecasting Internal controls Running a small business (Christ's Church @ Birmingham)

Computer literacy: IBM/PC and Apple Macintosh/iPad systems

Operating Systems and Software Knowledge includes: Windows Millennium Edition, XP and 7, Microsoft Office 2007, Works, Access, and Project.   Business systems knowledge:  Ten-key operation, typist (approx. 30 wpm), fax machines, copier, and scanners.