2013-09-16 18.38.46Joe Foltz is the lead pastor of Olive Hill Church of the Nazarene in Olive Hill, Kentucky. Joe married Audra in June 2010. They welcomed their first son, James, in April 2014 and are anticipating the birth of their second son, Jonathan, in August 2015. Joe and his family moved to Kentucky after serving for six years as the pastor of congregations in Missouri and Michigan. While in Missouri, Joe also served in the General Secretary’s office at the Church of the Nazarene Global Ministry Center.

Joe holds a Bachelor of Arts in Theological Studies from Mount Vernon Nazarene University in Mount Vernon, Ohio and a Master of Divinity from Nazarene Theological Seminary in Kansas City, Missouri.

Joe has presented papers at the meeting of the Wesleyan Theological Society and has been published in Holiness TodayFolio, and Nazarenes Exploring Evolution.

Joe grew up in West Virginia and loves hunting, hot dogs, the West Virginia Mountaineers, and the Pittsburgh Steelers, Pirates, and Penguins.