Jesús Juan (Jesse) González
Pastor Jess was born on April 12, 1957, in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico, where he completed all his basic education K-12.
He began attending the local Presbyterian Church in 1966 and became a member by confirmation in 1969. Eventually he was ordained as Deacon in 1974 and as Ruling Elder in 1979.
Pastor Jesse earned a BBA degree from Tecnológico de Monterrey in 1983, and a Master in Divinity from the Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary in 1992. He was ordained as Teaching Elder by Presbiterio del Noreste in 1992. Currently, He is currently enrolled in the Doctor of Ministry program at Austin Seminary.
Pastor Jesse married Bertha Alicia Jacobo in 1981, and they have three sons Jesse Jr (1983), Abner (1991) and Obed (1995). Jesse Jr married Heather Jameson in 2006 and they have four children, Noah (2008), Rhys (2009), Hannah (2012) and Zoe (2015).
Pastor Jesse started at Gethsemane PC as Designated Pastor on November 1st, 2017.