Sam has spent 41 years in ministry as a pastor, professor and author. He’s served at churches in Texas, Oklahoma & Missouri and was Associate professor of Theology at Wheaton College in Illinois. He has authored 25 books and founded Enjoying God Ministries in Kansas City. Sam is a Sooner! He’s graduated from The University of Oklahoma (B.A.), Dallas Theological Seminary (Th.M) and The University of Texas at Dallas (Ph.D.). He and his wife Ann have been married for 44 years and are the parents of two grown daughters and have four grandchildren. Sam has served as the senior pastor at Bridgeway Church since 2008.