Pastor Jim Wood is passionate about sharing the gospel. He wrote his first sermon at nine, began preaching at fifteen and has been preaching and teaching the Bible, whenever possible, for over fifty years. Jim is the Founder of Wears Valley Ranch, a home and school for children from families in crisis
. Jim also hosts a radio program, Abiding in Christ, which airs M-F on Sirius/XM Family Talk, Channel 131. He and his wife Susan have been married for 46 years and have 7 children and 12 grandchildren.