Josh and Jamie Joiner

Dominican Republic

Service Area: International

Ministry Focus

Josh Joiner was appointed in 2014 as a Minister to Youth and as a developer of economic projects for the poor.

The Joiner family recently moved to the Dominican Republic where they are doing discipleship ministry. This ministry focuses on the discipleship of college students and college aged young adults in Santo Domingo.

Faith Story

Josh was raised in a Christian home and came to the Lord early in life. At 18 years old he rededicated his life to serving God and was baptized.

He has volunteered as a youth worker in his home church for nine years and has been the Student Ministries Coordinator for the last two years. Josh is also an experienced landscaper and certified nurseryman.

Jamie was also raised in a Christian home and came to the Lord as a young girl. She left college early to attend an internship with a Christian organization.

It was during this time that she realized her true passion for God and His calling on her life. She has volunteered with the youth ministry at her church for seven years and is currently the Elementary Education Coordinator.

Family

Josh and Jamie were married in 2003 and have three children: Aidan, Liam, and Audrey.

Education

B.A. in Biblical Studies from Southwestern College (now Arizona Christian University)