Don’s top four roles in his life are: a disciple of Jesus Christ, a husband to his wife April, a daddy and life mentor to their three children, and visionary leader in discipling children and families to Christ. Don has celebrated over 21 years with April and they have served God together in pastoral ministry for most of those years. In 2002, Don founded Kids In Discipleship as a pastor at the Collegedale Seventh-day Adventist Church. He now serves as the Senior Pastor of the Clovis SDA Church in California and the continued President of In Discipleship. Don is passionate about family, the discipleship of children and their parents and the leadership development of those who are called by God to champion these priorities.
Why am I an In Discipleship staff member?
God has called me to boldly champion the discipleship of children to Jesus Christ. I am delighted to be a part of the K.I.D. global movement that God has raised up for this very time!
Fun Facts about Don:
Don loves hiking, backpacking, canoeing, wildlife photography, gourmet cooking, reading, international travel and meeting the Divine Appointments God provides every day.
A favorite Bible verse:
“God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble…Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth. The Lord Almighty is with us; the God of Jacob is our fortress.” Psalm 46:1,10,11