Jonathan has been traveling to various nations for
the last few years, training leaders and leading evangelism
and church planting teams. He's seen more than 100,000
come to faith in Christ, and hundreds of new churches
and Christian groups started. Currently, his short-term
campaigns are focused in the Philippines, Russia, South
Asia, and East Africa.
Jonathan is passionate about bringing people to Christ
and making disciples in many regions of the world. Through
his work in SPAN, he wants to see 'people' movements
to Christ and 'church planting' movements so that Christ
can be worshipped "in every village."
Before becoming involved in developing mission work,
Jonathan pastored churches in the United States for
more than twenty years. He is involved in business with
his daughter Faith and designs landscapes for California
Jonathan lives with his wife, Cathy, in Santa Rosa,
California. His five grown children live in various
locales around the United States. Currently there are
seven grandchildren, with one more to arrive soon.