Jonathan was born in Simpsonville, SC and spent the first twenty-three years of his life in upstate South Carolina. He met his wife Lauren at their home church when they were both in high school. After dating for five years Jonathan married Lauren, his high school sweetheart, in 2003. After three years of service as a student pastor in Greenville, SC, they moved to Wake Forest to attend Southeastern Seminary in 2004. God has blessed them with three great kids: Rebekah, Nathan, and Samuel. Jonathan attended North Greenville College, where he graduated with a B.A. in Christian Ministry (2003), and Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, where he graduated with an M.Div in Christian Apologetics (2007) and a Th.M (2010). Jonathan has been at Union View since July of 2004.
Eric was born and raised in Creedmoor North Carolina. He met Stephanie while in high school and they were married in 2006. The same year he graduated from Southeastern College at Wake Forest with a bachelor of arts in biblical studies. Shortly after they moved to Franklinton where they have lived for the past five years. Eric and Stephanie have three children: Holland, Aiden, and Augustine. Eric and Stephanie have been at Union View since 2009. Eric previously served at a Christian school where he taught Bible and history. He became a pastor at Union View in August of 2012.
Harlen has been an elder at Union View since 2016.
Ed has been an elder at Union View since 2016.