Pastor Jeff came to Christ at age 20 while serving in the U.S. Navy. He earned his undergraduate degree in Management from the University of Redlands and his graduate degree in Theological Studies from Westminster Seminary California. He also earned a certificate of completion from the Institute of Reformed Baptist Studies. Pastor Massey ministered in Independent Baptist and Conservative Baptist churches before coming to the Doctrines of Grace in 1994 and becoming a Reformed Baptist. He was ordained to eldership of SGBC in December 2000. Pastor Jeff has been married to his wife, Melissa, for over 30 years and they have three adult sons, Justis (his wife Michelle and their children, Silas, Alexis, and Eli), Jeremy (his wife Kellie and their son, Tyler), and Joseph (his wife, Tracy). All three families are members of SGBC. Pastor Jeff’s primary focus is on teaching, counseling, and preaching occasionally at SGBC and at other sister Reformed Baptist churches throughout Southern California. His teaching and preaching can be heard by clicking on the “sermons” link. Pastor Massey is also spearheading SGBC’s efforts to establish a new confessional Reformed Baptist Church in the city of Redlands, California in 2014.