Joel Mayward is a pastor, writer, husband, and father living in Langley, British Columbia. He’s been serving in youth ministry since 2003, and is currently the Pastor of Youth and Young Adult Ministries at North Langley Community Church. A writer for numerous youth ministry publications and author of Leading Up: Finding Influence in the Church Beyond Role and Experience, Joel writes about youth ministry, film, theology, and leadership at his blog, joelmayward.blogspot.ca. Follow him on Twitter: @joelmayward.
The Bigger Picture
Raised in Tacoma, WA. Lived in Oregon and Arizona. Lives in Langley, British Columbia.
Husband to Katie. Father to Copeland and Eloise, the two cutest kids in all of human history. Awaiting the third of the cutest kids, coming Spring 2015.
Author of Leading Up: Finding Influence in the Church Beyond Role and Experience and A Parent's Guide to Understanding Sex and Dating: Beyond the Birds and the Bees
Pastor of Youth and Young Adult Ministries at North Langley Community Church.
Graduate of Multnomah University (B.S. Bible/Theology, Youth Ministry).
More than anything, I'm just trying to follow Jesus well.