About Me:

Rod was born again and delivered from a 14 year methamphetamine addiction in November of 1997.  He has served in pastoral ministry for 12 years, is a graduate of Teen Challenge in 1998 and Christ for The Nations Bible College in 2001. Rod is also the founder of Gideon House; Christian group homes for those recovering from a life of addiction. Rod and his wife Traci are passionate about pastoral ministry, reaching out to the lost and less fortunate and leading short term mission trips to Africa. 


Rod and Traci have been married since May 2000 and have three wonderful children: Raquel, Raunie and Brandon.

Favorite Scripture:

Isaiah 62:1-7

Favorite Book:

“Face To Face With God” by Bill Johnson

Favorite Place to Vacation:

Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Favorite Place to Eat:

Deep Sushi

iPod Favorites:

Jason Upton, Sean Feucht, Rick Pino, Brian Hall


Reading, Riding Motorcycles

Regular Order at Starbucks:

6 Shots in a Tall Cup