About Graydon Jessup
Graydon Jessup has been involved in ministry for the majority of his life. Following in the footsteps of his father Don Jessup, Graydon began to pastor after he graduated from School for Evangelists in Portland, OR in 1964. He was married to Judy (Watkins) Jessup in 1963.
Graydon served in two rural churches in Indiana from 1964 to 1969. Shortly after that, he moved his family to Alaska where he lead Parkside Church (now Faith Community) for 22 years. The Jessup’s then moved to Southern California and led Eastside Christian Church in Fullerton, CA from 1992 to 2008. Along the way Graydon graduated from Hope International University with a Master’s Degree in Ministry. He and his wife Judy founded Heart and Soul90 (www.heartandsoul90.com) in 2009, which is a mission ministry to pray for and fund the teaching and preaching of the Gospel to the least reached people groups around the world. Graydon continues to lead this ministry to this day.
The Jessup’s currently live in Lafayette, CO where they are members of Boulder Valley Christian Church. Graydon is the Director for Church Planting in the State of Colorado with The Church Planters of the Rockies. He and his wife have four adult married children and twelve grandchildren.