Rick has served in full-time pastoral ministry since 1994, leading churches with between 500-1,800 people. Rick has been instrumental in helping hurting and wounded churches heal and become vital places. He’s been married to his wife, Cindy, since 1986. They have two adult daughters and numerous grandchildren. Rick received his education at Moody Bible Institute (Biblical Studies), and Moody Theological Seminary (Christian Leadership). He loves the outdoors, exploring new places with Cindy, family time, fantasy sports, and his beloved Wichita State Shockers. He is certified with Church Answers (Thom Rainer) in church revitalization.