Jeff comes from a committed Church of Christ background. At the age of 9 he gave his life to Christ and was baptized for the forgiveness of his sins. As a teenager he studied to be a preacher under the tutelage of his pastor. For two years he ministered full-time as a minister. His journey to the Catholic Church began when he read a book entitled “Will the Real Heretics Please Stand Up”. Through this book Jeff discovered the early Church Fathers and Church History beginning a journey that would bring him into the holy Catholic Church.