Jim low


Meet Jim: 

  • Born in Everett, WA.
  • Joined Christ’s Church pastoral staff in 1991.
  • Married Jamie Lynne in 1993. They have four sons: Connor (’97), Carson (’99), Colton (’01) and Cooper (’03).
  • Education:
    • Bible Certificate Program, California Center for Biblical Studies, Culver City, CA.
    • Bachelor of Arts—Communications, University of Washington, Seattle.
    • Master of Arts—Biblical Counseling, The Master’s University, Santa Clarita, CA.
    • Biblical Counseling Certification, Association of Certified Biblical Counselors, Louisville, KY.

Ministry Passions: Discipleship, counseling, care, serving in and through the local church.

Hobbies/Leisure Time activities: Basketball, photography, hiking, the beach, watching my sons compete in sports.

Kodak moment: first time I saw Jamie.

What makes me sad? glad? mad? 

  • Sad: hopeless people and troubled marriages
  • Glad: forgiveness
  • Mad: blame-shifting


  • Books: Instruments in the Redeemer’s Hands by Paul Tripp; The Cross-Centered Life by C.J. Mahaney; Life in the Father’s House by Wayne A. Mack and Dave Swavely; A Severe Mercy by Shelden Vanauken.
  • Book of the Bible: 2 Timothy. Paul’s words of instruction and encouragement to Timothy and to us all have inspired and motivated me since I was a boy.
  • Childhood memories: Family camping trips and backpacking in the Cascades.
  • Foods/snacks/beverage: flank steak, chips & salsa, white chocolate, Peet’s Black Tie.
  • Music/Musicians: Jazz, the 70’s, George Winston, Keith & Kristyn Getty.
  • Movies: Rocky, Brian’s Song, Facing the Giants, Fireproof.
  • TV shows: Andy Griffith, Blue Bloods, March Madness.
  • Sports & Sports Teams: Basketball, Huskies, Seahawks, Sounders, Dodgers.
  • Local restaurant: Spiro’s Greek Island