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Profiles in Goodwill: Mike Massar

Mike Massar is co-pastor of University Baptist Church in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Mike’s articles that have appeared on EthicsDaily.com are available here.

1. Where did you grow up?

Midland, Texas.

2. What is your favorite Bible verse, book or story? Why?

Micah 6:8.

It seems the summation of what our response to God should be.

3. What is your favorite movie? Why?

“The Mission.”

Robert Bolt’s screenplays are incredible, and this one captures the struggle to be Christian, even in a religion and country that calls itself Christian.

4. Who are three of the people you admire?

Wendell Berry, Jimmy Carter and Desmond Tutu.

5. What is one little known fact about yourself?

I write screenplays.