Pastor of Spiritual Formation
Mike was pastor of Highpoint Nazarene Church prior to the merger on June 2, 2019. Now he is our Pastor of Spiritual Formation. He has been in ministry for over 30 years in Lead Pastor roles, staff positions and at Mount Vernon Nazarene University. He is a 1982 graduate of MVNU in Physical Education and holds Master’s Degrees in Physical Education and Ministry. He married his wife Janis (MVNU – 1983; Elementary Education) in August of 1983 and has 3 grown children (Courtney, Drew, Tyler) and 2 grandchildren (Ava and Carson).
If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go?
I'm looking forward to a Mediterranean cruise with Janis for our 40th anniversary.
What are some of your hobbies?
Following the Buckeyes and Cleveland Browns and hanging out with friends.
What's your favorite bible verse?
Acts 3:6 and Romans 12:1-2
What brings you joy/makes you laugh?
Riding in a convertible with Janis, especially to the beach,