Richwoods Christian Church

Jim is the lead pastor and regularly teaches at Richwoods Christian Church in Peoria, Illinois. Find video of his sermons on the church's Livestream page. Jim joined the church in 1997. At the time, the church weekly attendance was 65 – in the subsequent years since Jim took the role as lead pastor, the church has experienced significant growth, and now has a weekly attendance of about 1400 across two campuses and four services. Richwoods believes its best years are still ahead.


Jim is the Founding Director of 95Network – a non-profit network of churches and church leaders serving the 95% of congregations in the United States considered small or mid-size.