Pastor J.J. served in student ministry for almost 15 years, and started at RidgePoint Church in 2009 as the Pastor of Student Ministries before transitioning into the Lead Pastor role in 2013. He graduated with a BA in Bible from Clearwater Christian College and a Masters in Christian Studies from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.
JJ married the love of his life, Beth, in 1997. Soon after, God started to give them
a heart for adoption and they have four awesome children through adoption:
Jahid, Hamee, Karam and Zach.