Children's Ministry Director
Jackie has a heart bigger than this world for children and we are more than blessed to have her leading this Ministry. She works with the children and families in the church to ignite a desire for a genuine relationship with Christ and to equip them for the journey of being a Christian. She encourages and helps to equip parents to develop a biblical worldview in their children. She helps promote Scripture memorizing, prayer, and personal Bible reading as well as provide opportunities for ministry leadership, teacher training and outreach to the community. She organizes and implements our VBS program, Christmas programs and any event that involves children. She oversees and approves Bible based curriculum and encourages a Biblical based life style among the teachers and children. She also oversees and manages the church Daycare and Preschool Director and assists with the programs operations.
Spouse: THE Adam Goss
Year Married: 1997
Children: Allie, Nathan & Sean
Year began working at SUCC: Started working part-time as Treasurer in 2001 then Full Time Director of Children's Ministry
Education History: I attended Hanover College in Hanover, Indiana where I majored in Psychology. I worked as a caseworker for the seriously mentally ill right out of college, and then managed a group home for severe and profound developmentally disabled prior to moving to Bloomington in 1999. In Bloomington, I worked as a property manager for a rental company until my daughter was born when I became full-time mom, part-time Treasurer, part-time employee.
Faith Background: I was raised in the First Presbyterian Church in Scottsbluff, Nebraska.
Book: Entire Anne of Green Gables Series
TV show: Burn notice
Place to Eat: Cheesecake Factory
Vacation Destination: Seaside, Florida OR "home" to my family!