Pastor Jim is a second generation Palm Beach County native. A Lake Worth High graduate, he earned his BA from Stetson University and his M.Div from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.
He has served churches in Washington, D.C., North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Florida in a variety of staff and senior pastor positions. Additionally, he has taught school, owned a roofing business and driven for a charter bus company. He enjoys sports, the beach and reading
Pastor Jim married Becky in 1986 and they have two adult children, Reagan (married Tay in 2014), and Mary-Madison.
His hobbies include sports of all types, reading, hunting, and fishing.