He and his wife of 20 years, Jenni, have four children. Over the past twenty years, Jeff has spoken for churches and camps across the United States and Canada. He is known for his humor as he teaches the amazing truths of the Bible. He communicates in a relational style with everyday life application. Jeff values developing leaders and building teams. Jeff has served on pastoral teams in in Indianapolis and South Bend, Indiana and the suburbs of Chicago, Illinois and Portland, Oregon . Jeff received a B. A. from Central Bible College (now Evangel University) in Springfield, Missouri .