Jay has been involved in youth ministry for more than ten years, and eventually came to serve in full-time ministry as a youth pastor. In 2013, Jay moved to California in order to attend The Master’s Seminary, where he completed his M.Div. and is currently enrolled in the D.Min. program. Jay has served in the Crossroads ministry at Grace Church, where he currently serves as pastor of Junior High Ministry and provides pastoral oversight to Membership Ministry. Jay and his wife, Leah, have four children.