In 2008, my wife Kristi and I had been married 11 years. We had four boys. We were married in AZ, moved to KY for seminary, then TX to pastor. And now, after being gone for 7 years, we were returning to AZ. To the sunbaked Southwest where I grew up and where we met and started our family.  

We planted and pastored a gospel-centered, missional-community based church in Subur