Pastor Josh Reasoner - Pastor of Family Ministries

Josh oversees Family Ministries and Children's Ministries at Calvary and manages many of the administrative components of running the church facility and office. He holds a BS in civil engineering and is currently completing his MA in Christian Studies at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School.

Fun Facts About Josh:

Family: Wife (Christy), Children: Kaitlyn, Lydia, Joel

Biggest influences: My father, my father-in-law, Pastors Lionel Young, John Sloan, James MacDonald, and John Piper, and my wife

Music in my car/on my iPod:  Sevenglory, Tobymac, Lecrae, and all sorts of kids worship albums

Favorite word:  Forgiveness 

Least favorite word:  Hoosiers (lol) 

Sound/noise I love:  The buzz of a fan as I drift off to sleep, the sound of SportsCenter on the TV.

Sound/noise I hate:  The sound of pain coming from one of my kids

Favorite movies:  The Lord of the Rings movies, most of the Marvel comics movies rock, Invincible is a great inspiring movie, I love to watch Despicable Me or Elf anytime I’m in a bad mood.

Favorite book(s):  God’s Word, Desiring God – Piper, Shift – Haynes, Gripped by the Greatness of God and Lord I Want to Change So Help Me God – MacDonald, Leadership as an Identity – Loritts, Jesus + Nothing = Everything - Tchividjian

Spare time: Hanging with my family, basketball, golf, softball, watching football, studying theology

Best invention:  Printing Press (I love books), Walkman (Portable music – genius!), Kool-Aid (I grew up on that stuff)

Another profession I’d like to try:  I would love to be able to sing, write music, go on tour, and lead worship!

A profession I never want to try:  A deep-sea fisherman…have you seen the movie Perfect Storm…my point exactly!

Passion(s):  The gospel, my wife, my children, and my church family

Biggest frustration(s): Not being able to change people’s hearts  

When I get to Heaven, I’d like to hear God say: Well done.