Pastor Jason Barnett, aka the dirt path pastor, is an ordained elder in the Church of the Nazarene, born in the small town of Martinsville, Indiana. He began his ministry serving as NYI President and Youth Leader at his home church of Martinsville First Church of the Nazarene. Since then, he has served as youth pastor at Columbine Hills Church in Littleton, Colorado, and at Monongahela Church of the Nazarene in Monongahela, Pennsylvania. He has also served as a lead pastor in Pennsylvania and Kentucky.
Pastor Jason is an avid Football fan and cheers for the IU Hoosiers, The Notre Dame Fighting Irish, and the Indianapolis Colts. He also enjoys fishing, fantasy football, watching The Office, and writing.