Dr. Kevin M. Young, Senior Minister

Kevin Young joined the staff as the new Senior Minister in May 2017. Kevin and his wife, Sally, four children, Libbie, Lucy, Harris and Matthew, join us from his most recent church as Senior Minister, Friends Church, Willoughby Hills, Ohio. Before Ohio Kevin served as an Associate Pastor, Mountaintop Community Church, Birmingham, Alabama.

Kevin is a one-of-kind speaker with experience in conference, seminar, and event settings. Before pastorate, Kevin spent more than 15 years in media communications. He leverages that deep experience to connect with audiences in dramatic ways. He is a strong writer with a knack for creative storytelling. He has a gift for drawing the reader into the story, connecting with them on a deep, emotional level. His goal is to create an environment where the reader will experience deep spiritual transformation.

Kevin holds a Doctor of Ministry-Semiotics and Future Studies, Portland Seminary, Pre-Doctoral - Level Coursework, Beeson Divinity School, Master of Arts in Christian Education - Church Educational Leadership, Dallas Theological Seminary, and Bachelor of Arts - Biblical Studies, Bachelor of Arts - Visual Communications, Cedarville University.

Kevin serves as Chief Executive Officer of the church and is responsible for the development of programs, directing the church staff and the spiritual oversight of the congregation. He also performs normal pastoral functions such as weddings, funerals and pastoral care.

E-mail: kevinyoung@jupiterfirstchurch.org