Bard is a home grown Victorian. An avid motorcyclist, sports fan, NFL and MLB junkie, hunter, cook, and into just about everything else. He has served at para-church ministries like KXBJ and Food for the Hungry and in churches of all shapes and sizes, from a volunteer at Victoria Bible Church (a church of 120 people) to the Couples Pastor at Woodlands Church (13,000 a weekend) one of the most innovative churches in America. Bard’s goal in life is to bring people into a deeper relationship with Christ, or as he puts it “Showing ordinary people how to have extraordinary lives through the power of Jesus Christ and God’s word”. Bard has been married to his wife Mollie for over 28 years and together they have two children.