emailAssociate Pastor - Youth Ministries: Grades 6 thru 12
Craig is one of the founding members of Vineyard North Phoenix. He has been a board member, Super Church leader and teacher, and youth ministry leader and teacher. In March 1999, he joined the staff as full-time Youth Pastor, overseeing the junior high and senior high. Craig and his wife Tami have four children: Alecia, Amy, Lindsay, and Adam.
Where were you born?
Who is in your immediate family and what one word would you use to describe each of them?
Tami - loving
...add my grown kids in the mix and we could describe them as "Crazy Kids"
Who was the most influential person in your life?
My wife Tami, and my parents
What's your favorite...
Movie?- Bourne Identity
TV Show?- Unforgettable
What book do you think everyone should read?
"Great by Choice" and "Hole in the Gospel"
Where is the most interesting place you've traveled to?
Australia, Great Barrier Reef
If you had to move to another country, where would you go and why?
Mexico. I love the culture, but maybe it's the food.
What do you want to be when you grow up?
Whitewater lifeboat captain
What do you like to do in your spare time?
Sports, activities, ride a bike, sometimes nothing.
If you could go back in time when you were 15 yrs old, what advice would you give yourself?
Live for God not myself.
What do you want written on your tombstone?
I don't - preferring the rapture.
If you could sit & talk with anyone who has ever lived, besides Jesus, who would it be?
What is your best memory of childhood?
Too many good childhood memories to pick just one. We lived in a small town perfect for growing up. My favorite memories include countless days at the public pool, little league games, family vacations, going to the lake and stock car races. We had extended family gatherings all the time that were a blast. I feel so blessed in my childhood.
Who is the most interesting person you've ever met?
I'm in youth ministry, everyone is interesting.
If you could have any super-power what would you choose & what would your Superhero name be?
Being invisible. Super Craig.
What is your nickname, or if you don't have one what would you want it to be?
Are you an Introvert or Extrovert?
What quote sums up your philosophy of life?
"Win some, lose some."