Joel Tims has been a member of JourneyChurch for 12 years. He has been on the Journey team for nine years and has been the JourneyKIDS elementary director the last five years. Joel has lived in Norman his whole life, even attending and graduating from the University of Oklahoma. He came to know the Lord when he was 16 at Falls Creek. He has had the opportunity to serve in nine different countries and loves to travel, especially to Disneyworld. He loves to see kids understand the Gospel and live it out. His favorite part of being on staff is to see kids accept Christ in their heart and show they are followers of Jesus by getting baptized. He has an amazing wife of 2 years, Jami, and they are blessed with Presley, their daughter, who is nine months old.