Meet Our Pastor

Pastor Jim Botts

Pastor Jim Botts describes himself this way: "My life mission is to lead countless people to Christ and His mission through creative communication of Biblical Truth, team-driven local church leadership, and reproducing missional discipleship. My spiritual gifts are (1) teaching, (2) leadership, and (3) evangelism. I’m excited about using creative communication to multiply Christ followers, missional leaders, and church communities both locally and globally."

Jim Botts comes to The Brook Church with twenty years of full-time experience as a Lead Pastor, Bible Teacher, and Missional Leader in churches ranging from several hundred to several thousand. Jim is known for his engaging communication style, passion for mission multiplication through the local church, and unique ability to help everyday people find AND follow Jesus.

Jim and his wife Rose have been married for 31 years and have three adult sons: Stephen (Shelley), Josiah (Brenna), and Daniel (Ally) along with four grandchildren: Silas (7), Dietrich (5), Benjamin (4) and Shoshana (8 months). Jim is a current PhD student at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, IL specializing in engaging culture with the gospel for the advancement of God’s mission in the world.