Shawn is a husband to Deanna, and father of seven – four girls and three sons. Totally blessed. He has been actively involved in student and family ministries for 18 years, a graduate of Christ for the Nation Institute’s Advanced School of Youth Ministry, and, for eight years, served as the Gateway District of Foursquare’s NextGen Rep, discipling and serving the NextGen pastors in our region.
Starting in the summer of 2018, Deanna and Shawn were installed as lead pastors of Destiny Foursquare Church. He also serves on the Gateway District staff as a communications specialist.
Shawn is a worship leader, musician and singer/songwriter, playing on stage and in many venues since early junior high school. Check out his artist page at ShawnMichael.org.
Shawn absolutely loves playing with new technology and is very much at home on the online playground. He is a part-time graphics artist, videographer, web designer and communications specialist. Visit my portfolio and business site at TheShawnShoup.com.
You can connect with Shawn online via several social networks and more on his About.me profile.
Quote: “He came to give us life and ‘more abundantly’ — that’s how I want to live!”