Jon Oletzke, Lead Pastor of Stone Church, Yakima WA, is a motivated man of faith whose ministry is marked by his relevance to people, his transparency, strong leadership skills - and his unique ability to communicate God's uncompromising truths in ways that are meaningful, practical and can be applied to everyday life.
He and his wife, Melodee, have been in full-time ministry since 1980, preaching, teaching, and pastoring. Prior to becoming Lead Pastor of Stone church in 1998, he was Lead Pastor of Eastridge Christian Assembly in Issaquah, WA. where under his leadership, the church experienced tremendous growth. Prior to this, he held a number of other pastoral positions involving youth ministries, singles, Christian education and church administration.
Jon is a graduate of Trinity Bible College where he received a degree in Bible and Theology. He is currently enrolled in a Master's degree program with the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary.