is a native of Norristown, PA.
wife Lori now live in Montgomeryville and have been members of Covenant Presbyterian Church
His undergraduate history degree is from Liberty University.
In 1988 he completed an M.Div. degree at Biblical Theological Seminary.
Following seminary, Jim served for ten years as an Assistant Pastor, then for nine years as a history and Bible teacher at a Christian school.
While serving in pastoral ministry, he
returned to seminary, earning a Th.M. in Church History at Westminster Theological Seminary
, and is currently working on his
Ph.D. dissertation in Reformation and Puritan Studies at Westminster.
Jim joined the staff of Covenant in 2009 as Assistant Pastor.
likes to 'talk shop' with Lori who is a published author of a historical biography for kids.
On those rare occasions when he
finds himself with some extra time on his
enjoys reading (history and classic literature), hiking, perusing cooking recipes, watching Australian Rules Football and going to air shows.