Jonathan was blessed to be born into a Christian & ministry home were he was saved at the age of 4. He surrendered to the ministry of preaching at the age of 17. He is a 2006 graduate of Heartland Baptist Bible College. Jonathan served as assistant and then pastor of Air Base Road Baptist Church in Alexandria, LA for over 7 years. He then served as an assistant at Bible Baptist Church for Pastor Wayne Hardy in Stillwater, OK for 4 1/2 years. In 2018, Jonathan became the pastor of West Valley Baptist Church in Nampa, ID where he followed Bro. David Hetzer. Jonathan and his wife, Andrea, have been married for 18 years and blessed with 8 amazing kiddos (Alexandra, Ashlyn, Jason, Jadon, Addison, Justin, Jaxon, & Jaren)!