Pastor Ed has been serving his denomination since 1974. During this time, he has advanced through certification, licensing, and has been ordained since 1982. He has pioneered one church and has pastored three others. He is currently the lead pastor of Legacy Life Church, a position he has held for over 25 years.
Pastor Ed serves as an executive leader with the Southern Idaho Ministry Network and on a national level.
Pastor Ed’s educational background includes an undergraduate degree in Missions with an emphasis on Cross-Cultural Communications. He graduated as valedictorian and was the graduation speaker for his class. He earned his Master’s degree in Organizational Leadership from George Fox University. Pastor Ed also currently serves as an adjunct professor at Northwest University out of Kirkland, Washington.
Special Training and Accomplishments:
Pastor Ed is a trained and certified life and transformational coach through Lifeforming Leadership Coaching. As such, he serves the Southern Idaho Ministry Network by coaching pastors in the Network to the next level, a skill used regularly in Legacy Life Church as well. Pastor Ed has spoken in Men’s Conventions, University Retreats, and Family Camps throughout the Midwest and Northwest.