Lead Pastor

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Pastor Paul has been in ministry for more than fifteen years, serving as a Youth Pastor at Woodstock FMC in Northwest Chicago and an Associate Pastor overseeing Youth and Worship at Monee FMC south of Chicago. Most recently Paul was blessed to be the Lead Pastor at Grace FMC in McConnell, IL where he saw God transform many lives.  He earned a B.S. in Youth Ministries from Greenville College in 2002 and was ordained in the Free Methodist Church in 2006.

Paul has a deep passion for growing relationships with people. His deepest desires are to build REAL relationships and do whatever it takes so others might feel the enduring love of Jesus through his actions and words. He also enjoys leading others into the presence of God through passionate and intimate worship through music and studying scripture.  Paul is an avid sports fanatic and great family man, he can often be found playing sports with his kids in the backyard! He and his wife, Tiffany, have been married over 10 years and are taking in every moment as parents to their 3 children!