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Confessions of an Insecure, Fearful, Glory Seeking Campus Director

Confessions of an Insecure, Fearful, Glory Seeking Campus Director

August 22, 2017

It happened again and it is what I was most afraid of. A key freshman guy I was spending a lot of time with while on staff with The Navigators was going to commit to another ministry. It wasn’t the first time and yet I felt so disappointed. And I took it personally. College ministry […]

Top 5 Things I’m Looking Forward to for Fall 2017

Top 5 Things I’m Looking Forward to for Fall 2017

August 15, 2017

This August will be my 6th fall launch in full time college ministry! And although things feel similar, they are also very different from when I initially came on staff. So what has changed and what am I really looking forward to this year? Number Five – Being a Campus Director Some staff have said […]

Trusting God for a Miracle

Trusting God for a Miracle

August 14, 2017

Students move in on Saturday and I can hardly believe it. And while we are trusting God for big things on campus, we are trusting him still for big things with our fundraising.  Something I admit I’ve been anxious and fearful the last few weeks because if we don’t get these goals, we may be […]

Our Family

We had 3 boys in 1.5 years and soon will have 4 kids in 3 years. Find out more about our family and what life is like with so much testosterone under one roof.

Tools

You can’t labor effectively if you don’t have the right tools. Find out what we equip students with while in college, maybe you will find them helpful?

The Navigators

I work for one of the best organizations you could hope for. Find out more about who The Navigators are, how they started, and the extent of their collegiate branch.

What Students Are Saying

hear how God has used us to impact students lives

Nate Lake; former CSU student

“What I love about Jon is his undying dedication to people. I always knew he would want to spend time with me, whether it was watching sports, talking about God, or going to do something active. He invests his whole life into people and truly cares about those he invests in. Any of those people would say this: you can count on Jon.”

Nate Lake; former CSU student
Cadu – former CSU student

“I came to CSU for just 3 semesters from Brazil. While there, Jon introduced me to the Gospel when I started going to his Bible Study group. He made me have focus on the Word. I found friends for a life in our fellowship.”

Cadu – former CSU student
Derek Byrnes – former UNI student

“Jon introduced me to the meaning behind true discipleship. I am forever grateful for some of the knowledge and wisdom he poured into me my senior year of college at UNI. You da best man!”

Derek Byrnes – former UNI student