About Us


We exist to reach people with the gospel, build them together as a multi-cultural church, and send leaders, church planters, and missionaries all over the world as well as send our members into everyday life here in Louisville as witnesses to the gospel.


Biblical Faithfulness

Submitted to and shaped by God’s Word (2 Timothy 3:16)


Jesus forms and fuels everything we do (1 Corinthians 2:1-5)

Transformative Relationships

Intentional community, compelled by God’s love (Romans 12:1-16)

Diverse Fellowship

Every person matters to God, so they matter to us (Galatians 2:28)

Creativity and the Arts

Being fruitful and cultivating beauty in all things (Genesis 1:28)

Relentless Mission

Sending and sacrificing for our neighborhoods and the nations (Matthew 28:18-20)

Midtown Elders

Jamaal Williams

Lead Pastor

Robert Cheong

Pastor of Care

Andy Cook


Brad Frame


Nathan Garth

Pastor of Sending

Michael Hall


Brandon Hochhalter


Nathan Ivey


Timothy Paul Jones


Barry Joslin


Jared Kennedy

Pastor of Operations and Families

Dave Owens


Clif Roth

Pastor of Groups

Josh Rothschild

Pastor of Reach Ministries

Luke Skeen

Associate Pastor

Jarvis Williams


Midtown Leaders

Jonny Barahona

Director of Worship

Karen Cheong

Deacon of Care

Robinson Francois

Pastoral Assistant to Jamaal Williams

Rachel Hamm

Director of Worship Technology

Rebecca Harrod

Associate Director of International Missions

Kristi Ivey

Director of Mercy

Josmel Lafontaine

Pastoral Assistant to Nathan Garth

Jordan Lienhoop

Director of Sojourn Arts

Allison Rushing

Director of Kids

Hannah Shultz

Operations Administrative Assistant

Michael Winters

Director of Arts and Culture

Sojourn Collective 1303 S Shelby St Louisville, KY 40217 | sojourn@sojournchurch.com | (502) 635-7053