Pastor Jeff began his ministry at Cape May Lutheran in September 2006.  A graduate of the Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia for his Master of Divinity (’89) and Doctor of Ministry (’98) degrees, he is serving in his third call.  He previously served Bethel Lutheran Church in Trenton, NJ (1989-1991) and Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Brant Beach, NJ (1991-2006) as pastor. Pastor Jeff served for eight years (1998-2006)as a Naval Reserve Chaplain. He served as the secretary of the Board of Directors for the MidAtlantic Center for the Arts and Humanities before coming back as a current trustee. Pastor Jeff and wife Carol live in Cape May County near the site where his family’s apple farm once stood.