J. Cook, Senior Minister
J. has been the Senior Minister at FCC since December of 1983. He grew up in parsonages all over the United States, but his roots are firmly planted in the Midwest. J. graduated from Central Christian College in Moberly, Mo where he met his wife Janie. He went on to do post graduate work at Lincoln Christian Seminary after moving to Illinois. Prior to moving to Jacksonville he had ministries in Liberty, IL and Macon, Mo. J. and Janie have three grown children, Heather, Justin, & Misty with nine grandchildren, and one great-grandchild. J. enjoys all things gadget related, from drones to ipads. He enjoys traveling and spending time with family.