This book on fatherhood is a chronicle of conversations that a father had with his children, in an attempt to share with them important information for successful living.
This is a book that attempts to break the silence and break the cycle of unengaged fathers.
Through a broad spectrum of ministries, Pastor Sanders spreads a message of hope, using diverse formats that range from mega-outreaches, small group bible studies, and one-on-one mentoring programs. Pastor Sander’s gifts and heart for the lost have opened many doors to minister outside the walls of the traditional church. In addition to his pastoral responsibilities, he has traveled across the United States and to countries such as Haiti, Jamaica, and France, ministering to both youth and adults as a conference speaker, guest evangelist, workshop leader, and retreat speaker.
Locally, Pastor Sanders has served as a member of the Executive Committee of the NAACP, where he served as overseer to the Collegiate and Youth divisions. In addition, Pastor Sanders serves on a variety of advisory counsels, boards and community-based organizations, and is a frequent consultant to various state and county correctional facilities. A few of his present and past affiliations are; Current President of the Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance, Pastor of Koinonia and Friends of Christ, President and Lead Consultant for Family Matters, Chief Executive Officer of Family First: A Call to Action, Owner of T.E.S. Enterprise, LLC, former Chairman of the Mentoring Program for 100 Black Men of Omaha, the C.E.A.T. Education Committee for the Urban League of Nebraska, African American Achievement Team and P.H.D.S (OPS), a past officer with the Baptist Pastor’s and Minister’s Conference, Mayor’s Advisory Clergy, Chaplain for the Omaha Police Department, Inter-Faith Religious Council-Creighton University, Co-President for the PTA, the Urban League Young Professionals and Young Professionals for the Chamber of Commerce, Board of Directors for SCDC, a member of Leadership Bellevue – Chamber of Commerce and a member of the Bellevue Ministerial Alliance. Additionally, Pastor Sanders is a member of the Offutt Advisory Council and a former Board member of the American Baptist – Regional. This is not an exhaustive list and requests are constantly being made for Pastor Sanders’ communal involvement. Pastor Sanders was also a recipient of the distinguished award; Honorary Admiralship—awarded by Governor Dave Heineman.
Tony is married to Shawntrice (Gresham) and has five children.