Focuses

Below is a list of three focuses on my ministry. To view my current and past ministry experiences, click here.

Community Development & Organizational Outreach

For an organization to grow, it must understand it’s community and reach out to businesses, civic organizations, and community leaders to explore ways they can partner for the benefit of the larger community.

My experiences in Community Development and Organizational Outreach Include:

  • Community Outreach
  • Volunteer Recruitment
  • Fundraising Campaigns
  • Team Building
  • Project Leadership
  • Membership Recruitment
  • Marketing/Advertising Campaigns
  • Business and Civic Relationships

Preaching, Teaching, & Congregational Ministry

I believe the church is a sacred place where individuals not only experience the spiritual divine, but also a place which reflects inclusivity, openness, and compassion. I believe the church is a place where one feels part of a beloved community of brothers and sisters in Christ.

My experiences in Preaching, Teaching, and Congregational Ministry Include:

  • Preaching
  • Pastoral Care
  • Bible Study/Workplace Leadership
  • Innovative Ministry
  • Youth Leadership
  • Committee Leadership
  • Outreach/Mission Ministry
  • Family Ministry

Healthcare & Military Chaplaincy

As a chaplain, I see spiritual care those in need is a shared sacrament. Being able to listen and help others discern their calling while also process things happening in their life is an element of ministry which I feel called to do.

My experience in Spiritual Care & Chaplaincy Include:

  • Emergency Spiritual Care
  • Spiritual Counseling
  • Nursing Home Spiritual Care
  • Ecumenical/Interfaith Chaplaincy
  • Military Chaplaincy
  • Hospice/Palliative Spiritual Care
  • Small Group Faith Formation
  • Family Systems Spiritual Counseling

Education, Training, Certifications

  • Commissioned Officer Training School, United States Air Force (2017)
  • Clinical Pastoral Education Residency (4 CPE Units of Level I & Level II), Bon Secours Health System (2014)
  • San Francisco Theological Seminary, Master of Divinity (2013)
  • Slippery Rock University, Bachelors of Science in Communication (2008)