Hi, my name is Travis.

I was raised in a Christian home, have gone to church all of my life, and have been teaching in a Christian high school for over 10 years. However, despite “growing up Christian,” I had a lot of questions which led to a lot of doubts. My questions went years without answers. My doubts went years without relief. But, I studied, and God directed. I thought, and God guided. I prayed, and God blessed.

By the grace of God, I have come a long way.

Even after finding many answers, it sometimes seems that I have more questions now than ever. Nevertheless, the more I study the more I find my belief in God confirmed, my reliance on the Bible deepened, and my faith in Jesus Christ strengthened. As a result, my view of culture with all of its variations and issues is enlightened. To quote C.S. Lewis,

I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else.

The work I do on Bread & Fish is the overflow of a personal journey. Here, I share my thoughts on theology, apologetics, and culture. The questions are real, the discussion is clear, the thinking is solid…and the sarcasm is frequent.

I hope you enjoy.

Ministry Experience

  • Nearly two decades of church ministry and Christian school service
  • Teaching every every grade level as well as adult classes
  • Regularly invited to preach in home church and neighboring churches
  • Academic background:
    • BA in Secondary Education, History
    • MS in Educational Leadership
    • MA in Philosophy of Religion (currently pursuing)
  • Types of opportunities:
    • evangelistic outreach
    • Christian school chapels
    • church youth events
    • teacher in-service and conferences
    • church service pulpit filling
  • Variety of topics:
    • systematic theology
    • Christian apologetics
    • Christian history
    • cultural issues
    • political engagement

If you would like to book Travis to speak at your next church or school event, you can find more information here.

If you would like to pray for Bread & Fish, you can find a prayer request list here.

If you would like to support Bread & Fish financially, you can find the form to do so here.

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