As an elder, Paul devotes his primary attention to the preaching ministry of the church and training leaders. He is the lead pastor for the Huntsville campus of The Expositors Seminary serving as faculty member and with the board of trustees. Paul completed his formal training at The University of Mobile (B.A.) and The Master’s Seminary (M. Div. and D. Min.). He has been active in training pastors at Samara Center for Biblical Training in Samara, Russia for many years, also serving on the International Board of Advisors for Samara. He is a regular contributor of essays and reviews with The Master’s Seminary’s “Preachers and Preaching,” The Expositor’s Seminary Blog, The Master’s Seminary Journal, The Journal of Modern Ministry,, and He and his wife Julie have two sons and two daughters.