BTh, International Bible Institute, Orlando, Florida, 1983. MTh, International Bible Institute, Orlando, Florida, 1985. Doctor of Divinity,, Doctor of Letters, International Bible Institute, 1986.
Evangelist, 1968-1975. Associate pastor West Side Pentecostal Church, Hamilton, Ohio, 1970. Pastor Broadway Assembly, Lorrain, 1975-1987, Hamilton Christian Center, since 1987.
Founder, editor Sonlight, Inc., youth publication, West Plain, Missouri, 1973-1980. Director Sunset Hills Youth Camp, Granite City, Illinois, 1973-1978. President, chief executive officer Station WZLE-FM, Lorain, since 1980.
Chairman board Missing Link, Inc., Cleveland, l985—. Board directors Labor-Management Prayer Commission, Lorain County, l985-87, Reconciliation Ministries, Inc., Lorain, l986—, Butler County Children's Services Board, since 1989, Tri-County Christian School Board, since 1988. Speaker Truth for Today, l985—.
District coordinator Freedom Council, Lorain, l984-86. Member Elyria (Ohio) Christian Academy School Board, l984-85. Member National Religious Broadcasters, Lorain Chamber of Commerce (Industry Improvement award l985).
Married Martha Dianne Essary, November 9, l969. Children: Sean Wade, Martyn Vaughn.