Pastor Eli is the youth pastor. He was born and raised in Wichita, Kansas. After high school Eli went to MidAmerica Nazarene University in Olathe, Kansas to pursue a degree in Youth and Family Ministry. Eli married his high school sweetheart, Ashley before his junior year in college. After college, he came to JC Naz. He has been with us since the middle of June of 2010. Eli enjoys watching Kansas City Chiefs football, even though it’s not always pretty. He loves being with friends and family and playing golf whenever possible.