- Lead Pastor
Pastor Jeff is a 1994 graduate of Central Michigan University where he received his Bachelor's degree in Finance.
After a five-year stint in business, God called him out of that world and into the pursuit of full-time ministry.
In 2003, Pastor Jeff graduated with a Master of Divinity degree from Asbury Theological Seminary.
While pursuing a Masters of Theology degree from Princeton Theological Seminary, completed in 2005, he also worked part-time as a youth pastor at Aldersgate United Methodist Church in East Brunswick, NJ. Upon moving back to his hometown of Grand Rapids, Jeff took over as solo pastor at Wilson Ave. Wesleyan Community Church.
After some time and a whole lot of prayer, the decision was made to shut down the church and start over.
On Oct. 17th, 2007 - The Voyage Church
was born, still under Pastor Jeff's leadership.
spare time, Pastor Jeff loves to go places he's
never been to before and listens to new music he's
never heard before.
Aside from spending time with his
extraordinary family - his
wife Cara and his
six children (Mitch, Josh, Zach, Joy, Hope and Seth) - Pastor Jeff
likes to spin tunes every Thursday from Noon to 3 PM on the "best little radio station on the planet": 88.1 FM WYCE.