Pastor Michael Jadrnicek and wife, Rachael.
Pastor J has wide-ranging ministry background, graduating from Parkway Apostolic Academy in Oak Creek, WI 1994. Attending Indiana Bible College in Indianapolis, where he majored in music and toured the country with gospel groups.
In September of 1996, Michael married the love of his life, Rachael, and for the next eight years, they served together as Student Pastors in New Mexico and Arkansas. In 2004, Michael and his family’s ministry journey led them to relocate in Wellston, Ohio.
In 2009, Pastor Jadrnicek was elected General Youth President of the Assemblies of the Lord Jesus Christ, allowing him the opportunity, among other things, to organize and attend student mission trips.
Pastor Michael would say one of his greatest passions is seeing people reach their greatest potential and has been on the forefront of launching a nationwide “I am Life” campaign. He has spent the past 27 years inspiring, equipping, training, and developing leaders around the world while loving the community of Wellston.
He has had the pleasure to serve the community in several different capacities, including serving as Chaplain for the Wellston Police Department for the past 16 years; Wellston City Schools -School Resource Officer & Police Therapy K-9 Handler for the past 5 years and coordinator for Wellston’s National Day of Prayer Program.