Biography

Jay Harvey

Jay has an unbelievable testimony he wants to share with the whole world so that all may know the Love and Grace God has for all of us.

Launching Jay Harvey Ministries in 2007, Jay has spoken to thousands of people using his comedy mixed with the Truth about God and how we are suppose to experience this life with Him. People leave Jay’s performances feeling a closeness to God like never before.

A lightening quick wit, matched with a love for God and Hi Word is a recipe for good laugh and something to chew on.

Ministry Experience

College Ministries Director; North Anderson CHOG 2000-2002
Director of Development; Muncie Area Youth for Christ. 2001-2002
Jay Harvey Ministries: Speaking and Writing Ministry. 2005-2011
Senior Pastor; Pendleton Christian Church. 2011- Feb. – 2017
Pastor; City Church. Anderson, IN. March 2017- Current.
Curriculum Writer & Speaker/Teacher: Life Without Limbs; Ventura California. 2017-Current (specific to LWOL Prison Ministries)
Christians Broadcasting Hope (CBH) Radio Program: Co-Host. 2016-Current- co-hosting global radio program with Jim Lyon for the Church of God.

Jay surrendered to Jesus on April 19 th , 1999 and was baptized on April 25 th 1999 at North Anderson CHOG under the Pastorate of Jim Lyon. Jay’s life was forever changed eternally but also in the miraculous deliverance from his addiction to Alcohol. Jay knew God was preparing him for a specific call to ministry and has been working out this call ever since. Beginning in 2000-2001 Jay began to study and prepare through the guidance of spiritual mentors and the Holy Spirit’s leading. To date: Jay has spoken to hundreds of thousands of people through his various ministry outlets and while pastoring a large independent church in Pendleton, IN. Jay facilitated over 240 baptisms in 5 ½ years.

Jay is an evangelist/teacher whom God has gifted to reach millions with the good news of the Gospel. Jay is working on his 4 th book that focuses on the future of the modern church and how to address a diminishing credibility, identity, and influence. Jay’s passion for his new book, came from the inspiration he received while attending the “Summer Institute for Reconciliation” in 2016. Racial reconciliation within the Body of Christ is the focus of his heart for the book as well as for the Church!

Jay’s theology is rooted in the Church of God movement (Anderson, IN.) and is missional at its core. There are three essentials for Jay in Kingdom work…

  • Well-rounded contextual scripture teaching.
  • Reconciliation.
  • Revealing God’s Presence in Every-day Living.

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