Welcome, Jon Nivens!
This week we welcome to our parish staff, Jon Niven. Jon most recently comes to us from St. Paul of the Cross Parish in West Palm Beach where he served as Director of Family Life Ministries. Prior to this position, Jon has served parishes in number of capacities encompassing both music and youth ministry.
In fall in 2014 Jon led worship for our Diocese of Venice Youth Rally. Jon frequently leads young people in praise of God, serving as Worship Leader for several conferences hosted by Lifeteen and Francisan University of Steubenville annually. He has worked with many of the leading names in both Music and Youth ministry in the Catholic Church, including Matt Maher, Chris Stefanic, and Josh Blakesley. Jon and his lovely wife Gabriela, have a beautiful 16 month old daughter Clementine. Jon will be serving us as the Director of Worship and Youth Ministry.
He is charged with leading us in prayer and worship of God in song, along with coordinating our ministry and outreach to youth and young adults. We are blessed to have Jon with us, please join in welcoming him to our parish family!