Heath is the founding and senior Pastor of Ignite Church in Joplin, Missouri. In 2008 he and his wife, Kensey planted Ignite with the faith that God would one day reach thousands of people in the Four State area. Through his desire to be obedient to God’s calling on his life he passionately delivers God’s Word in an authentic and relevant way. Ignite has seen 3,000+ people say yes to following Jesus over the last 8 years. Pastor Heath and Kensey have 4 children: Kyndal, Elijah, Charlie and Titus.



Tim and his wife, Heather have attended Ignite since it’s launch in 2008. Tim has served in various leadership and pastoral roles over the years with a desire to see the vision God has given Ignite carried out to it’s maximum potential. Tim and Heather love spending time with their 2 boxers, Roxy & Ruger. Craftsmanship is one of Tim’s favorite hobbies.