Michigan, in a lineage of talented musicians and ministers. His father is a music minister, his mother is a children’s minister and all 3 of his brothers are Pastors.
exposed to celebrities and industry executives at a very young age, Ja quickly developed a love of music and dance, while being influenced by a wide variety of music genres and creative artists. At the age of 5, he recognized a calling on his life to influence
his generation through his gifts of singing, dancing, and preaching.
serving 3 years as a backup dancer for Christian hip-hop pioneer’s ‘ETW’ and serving 2 years as backup dancer for ‘Carman’, Ja struck out on his own. In 1996 Ja’s musical career exploded on the Christian music scene with the emergence of his pop vocal group,
bringing an infectious energy to the Christian contemporary scene in Europe first, before signing with one of the world’s top recording companies, catapulting them to the top of the national charts, racking up over 500,000 albums sold and garnering critical
acclaim with 4 album releases. 3 Dove Awards accompanied the two #1 songs along with 6 additional top 10 radio hits.
December 2002, Ja has honed his skills in areas other than music and ministry, adding business development, internet marketing and management as a serial entrepreneur.
Pastor Ja became the Director of ‘Chaplain Care Services’ for a DFW hospice company. This allowed Pastor Ja to walk hundreds of terminally ill patients and family members through the end of life process. On many occasions, Ja sat with family members at bedside
playing guitar and worshiping Jesus as a patient left this world and entered into eternity.
as founder and visionary, Pastor Ja and his wife Synthia established the ministry. The Walk Church USA. It is designed for Seniors who are no longer able to attend church services outside of their Assisted Living communities. TWCUSA brings joy-filled worship
experiences to them!
“The ministry of TWCUSA is customized to fit the spiritual needs of the respective community in which we are serving. Whether we are providing full blown church services, complete with Bible-teaching and communion, Bible studies, interactive hymn sing-alongs, or
inspirational entertainment,our mission remains to spiritually equip Seniors to continue to walk out their faith and God-given purpose.” Pastor Ja
TheWalk Church USA currently serves 30+ Assisted Living and Memory Care communities in the Dallas/Ft Worth metroplex. You can learn more about TWCUSA at www.TheWalkChurchUSA.org.