Associate Pastor Jonathan Parker
has over 7 years of vocational ministry experience in addition to a Bachelors degree in Interpersonal Communications from George Mason University and a Masters of Divinity degree from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.
While at George Mason University, Jonathan led various small groups, mission trips, and was the Baptist Student Union President his senior year.
has experienced both the joys and complexities of church ministry as a staff member and as a pastor's son.
Jonathan has extensive international mission experience as a "missionary kid" from Bogota, Colombia, as well as through short-term mission trips.
accustomed to new environments and a variety of cultures as well as being bilingual.
As a student pastor and former worship leader, Jonathan is very conscious of the amount of work required for ministries to be done with excellence.
passion for reaching the lost is what drives him in ministry and in life.
desire and calling is to cultivate and develop all believers into culturally sensitive, relevant, and engaged missionaries.
has been married for 10+ years to Kathy, and they have four children Kayleigh, Abigail, Kara, and Nathan