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Full name:  Samuel John Barger 

Nick Name:   It’s Classified!

Barger family:  Married Jaima in 2001.  We have two kids:  Kole & Kylan

Ministry Role:  Lead Pastor 

Dream vacation:  Tour Europe by rail

What's your regular order at Starbucks:  Nonfat, extra hot mocha w/ light whip. 

Favorite movie:  The Bourne Trilogy

Life Motto:  Enjoy the Journey!

Favorite scripture:  I Corinthians 10:13, John 3:30

Things that fascinate me:  The Universe | The Trinity!

People who inspire me are:  Bill Hybels | T.D. Jakes 

Previous jobs:  UPS, Maintenance worker, Busboy

One thing that most people don't know about me:  I don’t like big bugs. 

I've been in ministry …  for 12 years 

When and where did you get saved:  When I was 5 yrs old @ my grandfather’s church in Medford, Ore.

Music that inspires me:  Christian contemporary

Favorite singer or band:  Chris Daugherty, Chris Tomlin / U2

Peeves:  Going slower than the speed limit, waiting 1.5 hours for a tire rotation on my car.

Life-changing moment:  Birth of my children

Hidden talent:  Not sure, it’s hiding from me.

Fears:  Snakes 

Favorite book:  Book of James & The Shack

In my spare time I...  work on my yard, go cycling, practice martial arts, read, watch T.V., play Tiger Woods Golf on the Wii.

 Least favorite food:  Liver & tomatoes

 What makes you laugh?  My kids, myself, a good joke, ‘According to Jim’, & Tim Allen!

 The most exotic place you've even been to:  India

The most adventurous thing you've ever done:  Standing next to a Snake Charmer in India & Backpacking in the Sierra’s 

 Least favorite thing to do:  Buy cars. 

 

Full name: Jaima Traniece Barger        

Nick Name:  J, JT

Family: Husband is Sam.  Just celebrated 10 years.  Son: Kole, Daughter: Kylan

Ministry Role: Children’s Director/ Pastor’s wife

Dream vacation: anyplace warm with water

What's your regular order at Starbucks: Carmel Apple Spice @ 140.

Favorite movie:  Return to Me

Life Motto:  Enjoy the Journey

Favorite scripture:  Romans 15:13

People who inspire me are: My Mom

Previous jobs: Esthetician

One thing that most people don't know about me:  I am a licensed Esthetician

I've been in ministry …10 yrs.

When and where did you get saved:  in Sunday school at 5yrs. old

Music that inspires me:  anything with a good beat

Favorite singer or band:  Natalie Grant

Peeves: children without manners

Life-changing moment: The Death of my Dad

Hidden talent:  now if I was to tell you it would not be hidden!!

Fears:  Not living to see my children grow up

Favorite book:  The Best 10 Decisions Every Parent Can Make. By: Bill & Pam Farrel

In my spare time I... love to shop

Least favorite food:  chicken

What makes you laugh?  The silliness of my kids

The most exotic place you've even been to: not been there yet!

The most adventurous thing you've ever done: Married Samuel!

Least favorite thing to do:  housework