Dean, Pacific Christian College of Ministry & Biblical Studies; Professor of Church Ministry
Shepherding in the Local Church: Program of Pastoral Care for Church Members, 1982
Sports in the Bible: Sermons and Sports Stories, 1994
Preaching Through Tears: Essays in Honor of Dr. Wayne Shaw, 2000
What God Thinks of Kids: A Theological and Sociological Look at Children in the Scriptures, 2002
Models of Ministry and Leaderships that Work: Edited Work on Various Leadership Styles, 2006
Models of Church Planting: (Electronic) Stories of Various Church Plants, 2006
Numerous articles in Christian Standard and Stone-Campbell Journal
"Essays of Hope” 2012
"Essays of Hope Future” 2012
I've been married to Linda (Clifton) Grana since 1969. We have four children: Jolynne, Joey, and Julia; an adopted daughter, Keenan; Sons-in-law Joey Aszterbaum and Ian DiOrio; grandchildren Kyler, Josie, Ethan, Ellie, Semeia, Asha, Zion. I enjoy sports, especially the Chicago Cubs!! (Next year is here!) I also enjoy playing basketball, going on adventures with my family, and movie-going.
PERSONAL MISSION STATEMENT/ FAVORITE QUOTE/ SCRIPTURE/ PHILOSOPHY OF EDUCATION:
"...to present an acceptable worship unto God which demonstrates itself in introducing people to Christ and nurturing people in Christ to present everyone mature in Christ." (Colossians 1:28)
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