Calvary Baptist Church
Friday, May 26, 2017
equip. impact. influence

Jonathan Hill

Jonathan Hill, Associate Pastor of Students

Jonathan has served as the Associate Pastor of Students at Calvary since the Spring of 2008. Jonathan and his wife Avia are the proud parents of two children, Rebekah (9) and Nathan  (5). Prior to coming to Calvary, Jonathan served for over a decade as Student and College Minister at Lafitte Baptist Church in Saraland, AL.  Originally from Northern Alabama, Jonathan grew up in the home of a pastor and church planter and throughout his childhood participated in planting churches and ministering in established works in Montana, Missouri and Alabama.
Jonathan has participated in international mission work in Asia and North American mission work in Louisiana and Texas.
Jonathan maintains an online "blog" at where he publishes book reviews, theological reflections, and insights on ministry and family life.
Little Known Facts:
Favorite College Football Team: Auburn Tigers  / Missouri Tigers
Favorite relaxation activity: Playing in the backyard with my family.
Top Television shows: The Biggest Loser
Favorite Movies: The Princess Bride, Tommy Boy
Crazy Childhood facts: I uncovered a dinosaur bone fossil when I was ten. 
What's on my ipod Classical Christmas Music, Christian Hip-Hop, Classical Hymns, Praise and Worship, 90's alternative and Children's music.
Fun Activities: basketball, football, reading, hiking, swimming, canoeing, playing golf, chess,
B.A., Christian Studies, University of Mobile (2001)
M. Div., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary  (2012)
Community Involvement
Youth Motivator/Mentor, Ransom Middle School, Escambia County School District
Youth Motivator/Mentor, West Florida High School, Escambia County School District
1st Priority Campus Coach, Bellview Middle School, Escambia County School District
U-8 Soccer Coach, Optimist Club