Walt V

About Me: 

I am a pastor serving in my third congregation.  In October 2011 I completed 20 years of ministry.  My wife and I have been married almost 25 years (2012 will be our 25th), and we have four young adult children.

Interests: 

I love to hike, read, laugh, and have deep conversations with people.

  • Your words hit home to me; I've been there: "I've done 24 funerals (in two years), three of which have been for someone under the age of 70."  It is incredibly emotionally draining, and at the...

  • I've been thinking a lot about that quote, seeking God's face and not his hand.  In the last week or so I daily have prayed the first three petitions of what we usually call "the Lord's prayer."  ...

  • I think it's important to learn, through the Spirit, to make the most of every opportunity.  One of the things I'm trying to practice is speaking to those I encounter while walking to my office,...