Jim Pankow began serving Grace Lutheran In July of 2016.
Before Grace, he served congregations in Southwest Florida and Central Indiana.
He and his wife, Judy, have three adult children: Katie, an actress; Nathan, an engineer; and Stephen (married to Megan), who serves in ministry in Minnesota.
Jim and Judy enjoy nature, especially the diversity of the Nature Coast, and the time they spend with their family.
Pastor Jim has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Northwestern College, Watertown, Wisconsin and a Master of Divinity from Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon Wisconsin.
He has more than 30 years of experience in sharing the Good News of Jesus.