Jim Rahn

Chapter Growth Director/Plymouth County Director

Where and when did you get started with YFC?
July, 1999.

What is your current position and what do you do?
I am the Area Coordinator for Plymouth County.  Hummmmm, what do I do?  I get that a lot!

How did you get called to ministry?
God.

How would you describe your family?
Wife of 29 years, Roxanne (she’s beautiful)!  Wait, I can’t say that about a staff person!  4 kids; Rachyl (husband, Jordan and daughter Jayelle) teaching in Bellevue, NE.     Ben (wife, Alisha) living in Sprinfield.                                                                         Gabe, Freshman at the University of Nebraska and engaged to me married.       Jessica works full time in Omaha.

What are some things you like to do outside of work?
Family, NASCAR, studying Applied Molecular Physics and how in effects our Universe in adverse ways.

What is something interesting that few people know about you?
Part of the last answer might not be true.

What is (are) your favorite sport team(s)?
Nebraska GO BIG RED!  I like the Cowboys but am boycotting them right now due to ownership and coaches.  Bobby LaBonte. Okay, I know he is washed up!

What is (are) your favorite food(s)?
BBQ, Steak and tators.  I like meat!

What is (are) the most extreme place(s) you have traveled to?
Mexico on a mission trip, Cruise to the Western Caribbean, some of the deepest recesses of my own mind!

 



Jim has been serving the kids of Plymouth County as Area Director with Siouxland YFC for 14+  years. He has been married to Roxanne for 26 years and they have served together in Youth Ministry for 23 of those years, they have 4 kids.

Jim values YFC’s mission because he has a passion to partner with churches and organizations to reach the un-churched kids and see them come into a relationship with Jesus.  He also values connecting with the Christian kids to train and partner with them to reach their peers.