About Pastor Joe

Pastor Joe is the president and founder of Crossfire International. Pastor Joe holds a Bachelors degree in Theology and a Masters degree in Counseling. Pastor Joe speaks fluent Spanish regularly preaching, teaching, and directing Crossfire leaders meetings in Spanish. Pastor Joe writes Crossfire cell lessons, sermons, discipleship materials, camp and crusade themes that are translated into 8 languages and used by our Crossfire leaders worldwide. Pastor Joe has trained thousands of Crossfire leaders, preached to thousands in attendance at Crossfire camps and crusades, and directed mission trips all over the world.

Pastor Joe began full time ministry in 1997 as a youth and young adult pastor where he started the first Crossfire, over the next several years Crossfire grew as cell groups expanded into homes, schools and universities across Ohio and other states. Pastor Joe has since traveled to 63 countries in 6 continents and during his early mission trips pastors and leaders invited him to implement the Crossfire structure in their churches, this is how Crossfire International was born. Pastor Joe currently directs the global ministry of Crossfire International from El Salvador where he lives with his wife Gina and 2 daughters.