Josh Deason - WORSHIP PASTOR

Josh serves as the Worship Pastor at The River. He has been leading worship for the last 20 years or so for churches, church plants, youth and college ministries, and mission trips. He has also served as one of the campus pastors working with at-risk youth on the campus of Boys Town. Josh loves having the privilege of leading people in song to give them the opportunity to express their love and need for Jesus. He earned his B.S. at Purdue and his M.A. at Indiana Wesleyan. Josh works full time at Indiana Wesleyan University.

Josh enjoys spending time with his wife, Meadow, and their kids, Arabelle and Levi. Josh and Meadow moved back to Indiana after spending time out West and enjoy skiing, hiking, and spending time outdoors. Josh is a big Purdue fan and can’t wait for the day that they have a competitive football team. Besides playing the guitar and singing, he also loves to cycle and play most sports.