Rev. Dr. Jim Toole
Pastor Jim is a practical theologian with a passion for preaching and making the Gospel relevant to today’s needs. He has a deep love for the Lord Jesus Christ and is grounded in listening prayer and has a passion for the renewal of people, leaders, and organizations that find themselves in transition. Jim is a prayerful visionary with an intuitive, sensitive, collegial leadership style infused with humor and warmth. Jim says: “I believe we serve the church with uncommon generosity, and we impact the world by demonstrating the Kingdom of God and inviting others to join it.”
Rev. Mat Grover
With 15 years of ministry experience, Mat is passionate about helping people create and cultivate a deep and lasting relationship with Jesus Christ. His heart is for helping create communities devoted to living life together as they grow in their knowledge and love of God.
Mat was born Portland, Oregon, but did most of his growing up here in Tucson. He received his BA from Whitworth University in Spokane, Washington with a double major in Religion and Philosophy. Mat also received his Masters of Divinity degree from the University of Dubuque Theological Seminary.
Mat is married to Amy and they have 2 children, Jane and Ethan. Mat loves writing, reading, coffee, music, soccer, baseball, the Oregon Ducks and trying to add the phrase mystagogical catechesis into as many conversations as he can.