Rev. John AamodtSend Email
Pastor, Five Streams Community Church, Portland, Oregon, AFFN Resource Partner
A Resource Partner of the AFFN, Jon is an ordained minister and holds a Master of Divinity degree. He just began work on planting a new ancient-future church called Five Streams on the West side of Portland. He also works as a chaplain for a 400 member retirement community where, on Sundays, he leads three Eucharistic services. Jon occasionally ministers in other capacities: conducting worship concerts, charismatic/contemplative renewal meetings, Eucharistic services, and special ministry events in the Portland area. Portland area. In 23 years of vocational ministry Jon has served as an associate pastor, church planter, senior pastor, worship leader, and youth pastor. He has also served on recurrent short term ministry trips to India, and also to Africa and Indonesia.
About fifteen years ago Jon was swept into the Ancient-Future River during an outpouring of the Holy Spirit that occurred in his local church. Jon is married to Cheryl and they have three grown children and one teenager still at home. Jon plays guitar and writes worship and secular songs. He occasionally plays secular music at community events. He likes to spend his leisure time in the field with Molly, his German Short Hair Pointer.