Who is My family? My better half, Brooke Bryant is my wife. She is an amazingly beautiful and talented woman who has a heart for Ministry (I’m pretty sure she was one of the HUGE reason why I got this job, shhhh) and students. She is almost done with her Masters in Biblical Counseling from Dallas Theological Seminary. We have a son named Zion (August 2013) and a daughter named Oaklynn Mae (July 2015) and our 3 Nephews (Sebastiaan, Brody, and Bryant) and 2 Nieces (Nina & Emery). 🙂
Where did I go to school? I owned Howe High School, but sold it when I graduated in 2003. I have a Bachelor’s in Kinesiology & Health Studies from Texas A&M University – Commerce and a Masters in Christian Education & Youth Ministry form Dallas Theological Seminary. (But I claim THE University of Texas Longhorns in all college sports.)
What’s on My DVR? Too much – Limitless, GRIMM, Marvel Agents of Shield, Chicago FIRE & PD, Law & Order SVU, Modern Family, Big Bang Theory, The Voice, American Idol, So You Think You Can Dance?, Heroes, SNL, Life, Amazing Race
What is something I want to do before you die? To get on of those plane tickets that last for one year and allow you to travel to anywhere in the World (Basically take a year to travel the world).
If I had a “Second Life” what would my name be? I’d have to say Jamiroquai – and I wouldn’t let people call me by nick names…they would have to say Jamiroquai everytime.
What is My favorite restaurant? Well in Texas – I’d have to say Texas Roadhouse & Chipotle. In Arkansas – I would have to say Acambaro!
Who is my hero (besides Jesus)? I would have to say King David, Paul, Moses, My Parents, My Grandpa, Job, Martin Luther King, Jr, Hank Aaron, Josh Hamilton, Tony Dungy, St. Athanasius, Superman, John Calvin, Piper, Mark Oestricher, all my mentors, Kevin Bouse, Bobby Cox, Mike White, Bobby Kacal…
What do I do on my day off? Play with my kids, hang with the family, Hunt, Sleep, Disc Golf, Golf, watch a movie, go to a sporting event (a lot easier to do in Dallas)
What am I passionate about? I’m passionate about family, I’m passionate about having a real and personal faith (not a safe one), I’m passionate about Students (leading them into a growing relationship with Christ), I’m passionate about building life-long friendships (not surface-level), I’m passionate about sports (Go Longhorns, Mavs, Stars, Cowboys, Rangers, and Team U.S.A.), and I’m passionate about living out the Great Commandment (John 13:34-35) and the Great Commission (Matthew 28:19-20).