Pastor loses weight, runs Ironman

FORT WORTH, Texas (SWBTS) – Texas pastor and Southwestern alumnus Bob McCartney went from weighing 278 pounds to 225, and from not being able to run around the block to finishing a triathlon, reported the Times Record News.
 
McCartney earned his Master of Divinity in 1993 and his Doctor of Ministry in 2003 from Southwestern Seminary, and currently serves as the senior pastor of First Baptist Church in Wichita Falls, Texas.
 
The full story about McCartney’s journey of completing the Ironman triathlon and preparing for a second one can be found at the following link: http://www.timesrecordnews.com/news/2011/jul/03/pastor-loses-weight-prepares-for-second-ironman/.

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