Jim Johnson is a co-founding and senior pastor of Preston Trail Community Church in Frisco, Texas. Jim has been preaching and teaching God's word since his early 20’s as a pastor in Texas, Georgia and Florida. A native of Midland, Texas, Jim earned his Master of Divinity degree from Southwestern Theological Seminary and his BA and PhD from Baylor University. He and his wife, Robin, have three grown sons, Ben, Tyler and Brady. Thanks to Ben, they also have a wonderful daughter-in-law named Bethanne and two granddaughters.
My favorite smell: Warm chocolate chip cookies
Favorite quote: “If the size of your vision for your life isn't intimidating to you, there's a good chance it's insulting to God." —Steven Furtick, in Sun Stand Still
Chore I most dislike doing: Taking out the trash!
I've been told I look like: Steve Martin, Billy Bob Thornton (although my wife says a “cute" Billy Bob) and Gil Garcetti
My favorite way to spend an hour of free time: Playing tennis (when my knees will let me)
The best part of waking up is: Coffee with hazelnut creamer
Growing up, I got into most trouble when I: Argued with my teachers
A sound that I love is: My wife laughing
The best invention during my lifetime is: The internet. Thanks, Al Gore!
My favorite verse: But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us. (Romans 5:8)