Jeff placed his faith in Christ at the age of 5 after his mom shared the story of Noah and the flood. Jeff and Lori have served together in ministry since high school, beginning with teaching Sunday School and VBS, and later on in various college campuses in California and with community Bible studies. They moved to Texas in 2004 and quickly found their church home at HCBCPF. Jeff and Lori have hosted and lead REALife groups and more recently teach and lead in the Edge (5th/6th grade ministry). Jeff previously served on the board from 2008 – 2010.
Jeff and Lori have been married for 23 years and have 10 children: Elias, Hannah, Enoch, Tim, Paul, Hope, Pearl, TJ, Shiloh and Boaz. Jeff works as a Senior Software Quality Engineer at Algebraix Data in Austin.
Favorite Movies: Lord of the Rings, Princess Bride, Marvel movies
Current TV Shows: NFL, Castle, 24
Favorite Music: Contemporary Worship: Chris Tomlin, Hillsong United, Christian Rock: The Afters, Reliant K, Red, Kutless, Christian rock from the 80s and 90s
Favorite Books: Bible, Mere Christianity by C. S. Lewis, History
Favorite Podcasts: Let My People Think, ESPN Football Today
Favorite Places to Travel: Pismo Beach and Northern California
Favorite Passages: Psalm 1, 23, 121, 127, Proverbs 2