Lead Pastor

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J. T. Bean

An ordained minister with 17 years experience as a church youth pastor, J.T. has a passion for leading others toward improving themselves in every area of life. Having grown up in Illinois, he now lives with his family here in Swanton, Ohio.  J.T. has 3 sons (2 by adoption). His wife Cassandra has two adult children of her own. There is also a family labradoodle, named Cubbie (after his favorite Major League baseball team).  J.T. has served as the Lead Pastor at the church in Swanton since July of 2013.