Jeff was born and raised in southeast Michigan. He married his high school sweetheart Kathy and they now live in Brighton. Jeff and Kathy have three children David (married to Megan), Meghan (married to Josh Beeler) and Brandon. David & Megan left Michigan for warmer climates (Charlotte, NC) while Brandon and Meghan, and her husband Josh, remain in the Brighton area. As their name would suggest, the Waterman’s love to spend as much time on the water during the summer as possible. Over the winter, they exchange water skis and wake boards for snow skis and snow boards. Jeff loves a good movie and all of the Detroit sports teams–yes, even the Lions. Jeff has been in full time pastoral ministry for over 20 years. During this time, he has served in youth and teaching pastor positions. Jeff has a Bachelor of Religious Education, a Ministerial Theology Degree and was Ordained into Pastoral Ministry in 1996. Jeff’s favorite aspect of ministry is sharing the truths of the Bible with people in a way that makes sense to them and their life.