We believe that Jesus came to be our example. and that we enter into His promises by faith. Mark 11:24
Jesus tells us that you can not see the kingdom unless you are born again. He was speaking of being not born of flesh but being born of Spirit. John 3:3,6
Is a separate experience from being born again that is available to all who are born again. the Holy Spirit Immerses us in Him to empower us to be witnesses. Acts 1:5,8 Acts 2:1-8
God wants to touch peoples lives but He works through His people. it is our privilege and responsibility to allow Gods power to flow through us to this world. John 14:12-14
Not everything in life is the will of God. their is a force in this world what wants to stop the work and will of God in our lives and that is the devil. John 10:10
without Jesus we will be eternally separated from God. we need to be a light and a witness to the goodness of God. So others may be saved. John 3:16
Pastor Jonah grew up in Shakopee Minnesota. After Graduating high school he entered into the Marine Corps and served for 4 years. Feeling God’s call to go into the ministry the Lord directed him to attend Charis Bible College in Colorado. After completing the ministry training course he stayed in Colorado Springs and took over a wood flooring business. While doing hardwood floors he met and married his wife Amie. They came to Wisconsin to work with his dad restoring woodie cars. In 2013 he was asked by Pastor Jon Neitzell (Senior pastor of River Valley Christian Church- Lake Elmo) to take over as Senior Pastor of River Valley Christian Church- Lighthouse, in Saint Croix Falls, WI, where he has served faithfully since.
Amie grew up in Colorado Springs, Co. She met and married Jonah while attending the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. After finishing her initial degree she went back to school to get her Teacher’s License. She completed the program and taught for a year before having two boys, at this time she decided to stay home and homeschool them. She has been running the children’s ministry at River Valley Christian Church- Lighthouse since 2015.
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