Jeff South

Assimilation Pastor

Jeff South has served Christ Community Church as Upward Sports Director since July 21, 2019 and now as Assimilation Pastor. Jeff graduated from Spokane Bible College (Moody Northwest) in 1989. He trudged his way through Moody Bible Graduate School from 1996-1998. He married his college sweetheart, Karla, in 1986 and God gave them four rowdy boys (Josh, Josiah, Jesse, Jeb) plus three daughter-in-laws (Leah, Alicia, Kenzie) and five granddaughters (Mercy, Lily, Emalyn, Eliza, Addy) and three grandsons (Hudson, Beniah, Azariah) and adopted daughter in 2016 Destiny. Jeff has served as a Student Ministry Pastor, Family Pastor and Solo Pastor for the last three decades.

“My soul is driven by God’s challenge to tackle a new role of creative outreach in Upward Sports. As empty-nesters we are excited about expanding the opportunities to pour the love of Jesus into the people at Christ Community and in the community of Ames.”