Bachelor of Science, Vanderbilt University, 1976. Master of Theology, Dallas Theological Seminary, 1980. Postgraduate, Dallas Theological Seminary, 1987.
Teaching assistant Dallas Theo. Seminary, Dallas, 1980-1983. Pastor Believers Fellowship, Houston, 1983-1987, Fellowship Bible Church, Greenville, South Carolina, 1988-1992.
Administrator Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Wheaton, Illinois, 1992-1999, Siloam Christian School, Easley, South Carolina, 1994-1999. Pastor Munich International Community Church, since 1999. Advisory board Piedmont Women's Center, Greenville, South Carolina, 1989-1999.
Member Evangelical Theological Society, Association Christian Schools International, International Fellowship Christian School Adminstrs.
Married Robin Louise Shupe, May 14, 1978. Children: Elizabeth, Kathleen, Abigail, Emily, Claire.