For the past 15 years I have been involved in professional pastoral ministry. My experience of pastoring a diversity of churches and congregations, along with extensive experience in pastoral, pre-marital and marital counseling, and life coaching has given me a broad scope of skills to help people in their life journeys. I have had experience in teaching and counseling elementary, middle school, high school, collegiate, and adult constituencies. I have a BA in Theology with a Minor in Bibl... [more]
I have been a substitute teacher for in both public and private schools for grades K-12. I have taught english, science, math, social studies, history & religion classes. I have had a broad range of educational and professional work experiences that allow me to connect well with children of all ages.
In pursuit of my Masters of Divinity I have taken over 4 semesters worth of classes in Greek language and have used it for Bible study, scriptural interpretation, and sermon preparation. I can help student who need help with Introductory Greek focusing on learning the alphabet, basic vocabulary, parsing, and grammar.
I have taken Biblical Archaeology studies as part of my undergraduate and graduate degrees. As part of my studies I have traveled to Israel & Jordan to view important archaeological sites related to biblical events and times. I have done independent studies in archaeology and ancient cultures for over 15 years and have included aspects of my discoveries in countless public presentations. I have focused my studies in Biblical Archaeology and studies in commonalities between cultures that are traditionally considered isolated and unconnected, in particular Egyptian, Central and South American cultures.
I have been a Mac user for over 10 years and am skilled and knowledgeable in all versions of Mac OS 10.0 - 10.8 and Apple's iLife and iWork suites including a full range of other third party software releases. I have had extensive experience with just about all of Apple's hardware offerings over the past decade and even some some hardware repair experience as well. I have had extensive experience in tutoring people in how to use Apple Hardware and Software. I have counseled people in making Apple hardware purchases and have provided one on one support and consultation for setup and continued used of their products.