Job Title: Youth Pastor
Family: Kristen and Asher
Hometown: Buffalo, MN
I became a Christian… in eighth grade, praying with another student at youth group.
I started going to CrossPoint… When I was hired! January 2019
Describe your job: I get to serve students and families, teaching them what I can about the Lord and learning to love Him more alongside them.
What is a random task that you do that not many people know about? Pastor Jim pays me 25 cents an hour to polish his bike. I'd do it for free but he insists.
What do you want people to know about the church staff? They have been the most gracious and welcoming group of people I have ever met- they love the Lord and this church greatly, and I'm excited to work alongside them.
In what ways have you seen God move through your ministry? We have already seen lost students come to the Lord through the school and I fully believe He has big plans for this group of teens.
THIS OR THAT?
Chick-Fil-A or Raising Cane's? Raising Cane's + CFA Waffle Fries
Mountains or beach? Very much enjoying both!
Early bird or night owl? More of a night owl
Coffee or Tea? Option C, Dr. Pepper
Starbucks or Portola? Wherever Kristen wants to go
Casual or dressy? Casual
You have a free Saturday. What do you do? Watch Premier League soccer and take a walk with Kristen and Asher.
What’s the longest you would wait in the In n Out drive through? 4 or 5 cars
Favorite spot in Huntington Beach? We love walking to the playground a couple blocks over from the pier to play with Asher.
One place I’ve always wanted to visit is…. Santorini, Greece
A book you would recommend to everyone? “Look and Live” by Matt Papa
What celebrity do people say you resemble? I've heard a mix of Paul Ryan and Matt Chandler