Pastor Jim grew up in Salisbury, NC. He is a graduate of Word of Life Bible Institute, Schroon Lake, NY, Tennessee Temple University, Chattanooga, TN, and Dallas Theological Seminary (ThM), Dallas, TX. Most recently, Jim received his Doctor of Ministry degree from Reformed Theological Seminary in Charlotte, NC. Jim and his wife, Dorothy, love to play tennis and camp. They have two girls and one grandchild on the way!