Both attitude and actions of the Pharisees need to be guarded against. Hypocrisy is a condition of not being genuine; putting on an act. It can make us believe we're something we're not, and contribute to arrogance and pride. Instead, we need to be putting sincerity and truth into our lives.
Paul serves as Pastor for the United Church of God congregations in Spokane, Kennewick and Kettle Falls, Washington, and Lewiston, Idaho.
Paul grew up in the Church of God from a young age. He attended Ambassador College in Big Sandy, Texas from 1991-93. He and his wife, Darla, were married in 1994 and have two children, all residing in Spokane.