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I am a husband, father and pastor. Recently my wife and I have became licensed foster parents. This summer two little boys came to live with us for a while.

I started Etsy when I was graduate student. I quit a decent job in the business world to study Theology full-time. I finished my MA in Theological Studies in 2010. Now, I am the pastor of Marquette Missionary Church and am using Etsy to help me pay back student loans!

My wife has also opened a shop selling light switch plates. Check out her work creativeordinary.etsy.com

Timothy Adam, the brains behind www.handmadeology.com and Etsy shop owner timothyadamdesigns.etsy.com is good buddy of mine from college. He introduced me to Etsy. It was exciting for me to hear how his business took off. Eventually he quit his job to pursue his art full…

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  • Born on October 26
  • Joined November 30, 2008

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About

I am a husband, father and pastor. Recently my wife and I have became licensed foster parents. This summer two little boys came to live with us for a while.

I started Etsy when I was graduate student. I quit a decent job in the business world to study Theology full-time. I finished my MA in Theological Studies in 2010. Now, I am the pastor of Marquette Missionary Church and am using Etsy to help me pay back student loans!

My wife has also opened a shop selling light switch plates. Check out her work creativeordinary.etsy.com

Timothy Adam, the brains behind www.handmadeology.com and Etsy shop owner timothyadamdesigns.etsy.com is good buddy of mine from college. He introduced me to Etsy. It was exciting for me to hear how his business took off. Eventually he quit his job to pursue his art full time.

Winters in the Midwest are cold. November 2008 I didn't have money to pay the gas bill. I decided I had two options. I could liquidate some of my stuff or I could get real cold real fast. I have always picked up old books that had neat maps in them for my own personal enjoyment. I have some framed in my apartment. So I decided to sell some of my old maps. Things have progressed and so far the heat has stayed on!

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