Things I’m Thankful ForGod Who gives us grace, LIFE and purpose. An amazing family and incredible, life-long friends everywhere we have been.
I EnjoyGetting to know and enjoy people on adventures or road trips. Getting out into nature to play disc golf in the summer or go snowboarding in the winter. And God certainly provided Starbucks for year around enjoyment.
Favorite Movies/TVI love how A Little Princess and Braveheart tell compelling stories of people whose contagious passion for life and compassion for people inspire genuine change in those around them. The Mentalist and The Amazing Race are a couple of television shows I watch when I get a chance.
Favorite Music Groups/CDsAny Passion Worship, like Awakening (CD), Chris Tomlin, Lecrae, Toby Mac, Chris Rice
I Hope To SomedayExplore the Holy Land, Go on a mission to India, Enjoy Kona with my family
Some Favorite Books ReadDesiring God, Wild at Heart, A Reason for God, Orthodoxy, What’s so Amazing about Grace?, Redeeming Love
Favorite VersesHebrews 12:1-2, 2 Corinthians 5
Jeff grew up in north central Iowa and is a graduate of Iowa State University. He's coached and officiated youth soccer in Adel for many years, and has been an assistant girls soccer coach at Adel-DeSoto-Minburn High School since 2010. Jeff's full-time position is a Communications Consultant for Nationwide Insurance. He is married to Sandi (since September, 1987), and they have three daughters (Lauren, Morgen and Kirsten).
Things I’m Thankful For My wife and our daughters, our church home, God’s patience and mercy, Korg and Roland synthesizers, and chocolate-covered raisins.
I EnjoyMy family, friends, coaching and playing soccer, racquetball, and rocking out with a good band!
Favorite Movies Raiders of the Lost Ark, It’s a Wonderful Life, Lord of the Rings, The Princess Bride, Star Trek
Favorite Music Groups Boston, Building 429, The Cars, Casting Crowns, Electric Light Orchestra, Journey, MercyMe, Scorpions, Styx, Third Day
I Hope To SomedayLead worship on the guitar; Play in a band that opens for Third Day; Take a road trip across the United States on a BMW K1200RS.
Some Favorite Books ReadMy Utmost for His Highest by Oswald Chambers; The Sacred Acre: The Ed Thomas Story by Mark Tabb
Favorite VersesProverbs 3:5,6 - Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding. In all ways acknowledge Him, and He will make your paths straight