Pastor Jerry Vaught has been serving our church since January 1990. He grew up in the small town of Albion, Wisconsin. He felt the Lord calling him to Pastoral Ministry as a young adult and went to Milton College. After college, he attended North American Baptist Seminary in Sioux Falls, SD, and Western Evangelical Seminary (now George Fox) in Portland, OR. He served as pastor of churches in Albion, WI, and Centralia, WA before coming to Portland. He and his wife Martha have been married for 39 years, they have 5 children and 4 grandchildren.