About Joseph Kellogg
Full name: Henry Joseph Kellogg
Nick Name: POJO
Joseph’s family: Married to Corbie on February 1, 2003; children Caitlyn, Addison, Riley, and Justus.
Ministry Role: I serve as the Pastor of Oaks Youth by leading and developing the weekly service, Oaks Youth Small Groups and yearly events like retreats, camps, and missions trips. Oaks Youth is for 6th-12th grade students and meets every Wednesday night in the Youth Building for a relevant worship experience.
Dream vacation: Chilling on a beach or at a Mountain Lodge in Colorado
What’s your regular order at Starbucks: Strawberry Refresher
Favorite movies: The Bourne Series, Gladiator, The Goonies, Rudy, and many many more
Life motto: “Live for Jesus no matter what”
Favorite scripture: 1 John 2:6 “Those who say they live in God should live their lives as Jesus did.”
Things that fascinate me: Churches around the world, I love seeing God work in other countries
People who inspire me are: My parents, my wife, and my Children. All my mentors: Scotty Gibbons, Jeanne Mayo, Robby McClure, and Rodney Fouts.
Previous jobs: OYM intern, student pastor at Grace Assembly in Oklahoma City and student pastor at the Assembly at Broken Arrow, in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
One thing that most people don’t know about me: I used to be an aggressive inline skater and I still own the skates.
I’ve been in ministry: since 2001
When and where did you get saved: 1986 at Assembly of God church in Eakly, Oklahoma
Music that moves me: I love all kinds of worship music and some old school metal
Favorite singer or band: DC Talk, Hillsong United, Leeland, U2, the Frey, and Stryper
Peeves: Leaving late on a trip
Life-changing moment: Being called into the ministry, marrying my wife, and the birth of my three daughters and son.
Hidden talent: I can do a pretty good cheerleading toe touch
Favorite book: Crazy Love by Francis Chan, The Next Generation Leader by Andy Stanley, In a Pit with a Lion by Mark Batterson, Carry On by Scotty Gibbons, and Steering through Chaos by Scott Wilson.
Quirks: I flip channels a lot and sleep with one leg outside of the covers
In my spare time I… Hang out with the family, read, play golf, go to the movies, and watch Sports Center
Least favorite food: Sushi
What makes you laugh? My daughters and crazy friends
What is weird about you? I’m a little OCD
The most exotic place you’ve even been to: A village in the middle of know where in Ghana, West Africa
The most adventurous thing you’ve ever done: Any time I’m skiing down a mountain it is an adventure.
Least favorite thing to do: Going to the Doctor