Jeff’s passion is leading people into authentic encounters with Christ through worship. As a Pastor and Worship Leader in the United Methodist Church Jeff has helped older traditional churches revitalize worship and rediscover their mission. As a guitarist he has written, produced, arranged and performed with artists in CCM, Country, Blues, Rock, Jazz and even played tuba in a polka band once. Jeff has served in churches ranging in size from 300 to 3000. For the past last two years Jeff has been consulting with churches in the areas of worship, creative planning, staffing alignment and leadership development. Currently Jeff serves as Associate Pastor of First United Methodist Church in Hopkinsville, KY with a focus on worship and discipleship. Jeff has been married to Gretchen for seventeen years and they have two beautiful girls.