Lead Pastor


Jason has been on staff at JFM for the last 13 years. He enjoys hunting and fishing, tennis, traveling, Michigan State University sports and watching his kids' activities. He has been married to Amy for 16 years and they have three children, Jonah (13), Jadon (10) and Alena (6).

He graduated from Spring Arbor University with a BA in Christian Ministry. He is an ordained Elder in the Free Methodist Church.

Favorite Quotes:
“Find someone nobody else loves and love them.” Mother Theresa

“He (Jesus) must become greater and I must become less.” John the Baptist

Favorite Bible Verses:

“Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 4:4-7

“I can do all things through Christ who gives me the strength I need.” Philippians 4:13

Favorite Books to Recommend:
Crazy Love by Francis Chan
Radical by David Platt
Fresh Wind Fresh Fire by Jim Cymbala
Uncommon by Tony Dungy