Am a graduate of Harding University in 69 and Abilene Christian University in 76. Married my college sweetheart Elaine DeVore on October 12 of 1969. I have preached for churches in Missouri and Nebraska off and on over a span of 12 years. Have worked in the field of substance abuse counseling and supervision for 35 years. We have 3 children and 9 grandchildren.