Pastor Jake is married to his highschool sweetheart Heather with whom he shares 4 young adult children and 1 grandchild. He’s been in ministry in and around the Greater Toronto Area and Atlantic Canada for the last 25+ years, mostly with the Christian and Missionary Alliance. He’s a graduate of what is now Tyndale University, the University of Waterloo and Tyndale Seminary. He’s planted or helped plant 4 different churches. He’s also served as a chaplain, a fundraiser and a sales director. He loves the Word of God and helping people hear their Heavenly Father’s voice through it. His life verse is John 10:27 “My sheep hear My voice, and I know them, and they follow Me.” That’s his prayer for the people of New Life Christian Church ~ that we’ll together hear the Good Shepherd’s voice.