(The people below are all very humble. It is not about numbers or popularity for them. I am just having fun acknowledging those friends of mine who have blessed and appropriately glorified God through their success.)
Most Famous Athletes:
He was my high school football coach.
Played in the NFL for the Raiders, Redskins, etc.
He is even on my TecmoBowl Nintendo game!
He is the only person i know who passes the google birthday test*
*if you google search someone's name like "Jay Schroeder birthday" and the birthday comes up instantly, you know the person is famous! :)*
I attended his basketball camp and he spoke at my youth group.
Played in the NBA for the SuperSonics, Suns, etc.
Kingdom Building Ministry Speaker
He speaks around the US and world.
Most Famous Facebook Friends
(over 1000 friends)
met at Indiana Wesleyan University
Just a friendly guy who gets a long with everybody
What is not to like about him?
(almost 1500 friends)
Friends through IWU, friends, and the Wesleyan church.
Great youth minister whose fun enthusiastic personality is loved by all and has influenced many to accept Christ.
Most Famous Bloggers
I work at Cession Community in NZ with him
He is a radio host for LifeFm and has a lot of influence here.
I struggle to get a 1 or two comments on a blog...
one of his recently posts had 52 comments!
He is a connections fiend and has been apart of multiple churches and youth groups that want to keep up with his exciting life.
I have 30 or 40 people check my blog consistently while he has
150 to 200 views daily!!!
Most Famous Ministers:
Pastor and friend from Central Wesleyan Church
Pastors a church of at least 3,000
I am constantly amazed at how many people know my dad in all the places i have traveled. He is a well-known and respected pastor in different parts of the US.
Pastors a church of around 900
My Dad's cousin
He is a professor at Asbury Seminary and has written multiple books in the scholarly realm including "Why i am not a Calvinist" and a commentary on the book of John
Every IWU Religion Professor!
Includes: Keith Drury, Jim Lo, Charlie Alcock, Dave Smith, Wilbur WIlliams, Christ Bounds, Ken Schenk, etc.
Friends of my Dad who know i exist, but i personally don't know well
Jim Garlow, John Maxwell