Pastor Jack felt God leading them to Antioch in October of 2010 after having served as an assistant Pastor for six years. During that time Pastor Jack led praise and worship for eight years along with teaching discipleship classes, Sunday school and various other ministries. Pastor Jack completed his biblical studies at Graceway Shepherd School of Ministry for Pastors and Missionaries, where he received the Christian leadership Award, and also received his master’s degree from Ottawa University. Pastor Jack was ordained October 13, 2013 at Antioch Community Baptist Church. Pastor Jack says, “Being called to serve at Antioch has been the biggest blessing. It is amazing what God is doing out here in the country and Kelly and I are so privileged to be a part of it!”
Pastor Jack and his wife Kelly have celebrated more than 36 years of marriage. They have been blessed to have three daughters who married three great men and they enjoy their two grandsons and two granddaughters. Kelly has served the Lord in many capacities over the past decade including administrative assistant, Nursery Director and Sunday school teacher for children ages two and three. Kelly now leads the women’s Ministry at Antioch called the “Jesus G.I.R.L.S.”, the children’s ministry, Vacation Bible School and helps anywhere there is a need. Pastor Jack and Kelly are a strong team in the ministry for the Lord working side by side.
For over twenty years Pastor Jack has been involved in music ministry which has involved churches in both Missouri and Kansas. His last album release was called “River of Love”. Pastor Jack is also a published author with his book “Climbing the Ladder for Christ” and recognized on Amazon.com, Christianbook.com and Kindle.