Jim McFarland became the Director of Music Ministries at St. Paul in the spring of 2013. Jim earned a Bachelor of Music in Church Music at Union College in Barbourville, KY. He also holds an M.M. and D.M.A. in organ performance from the University of Kentucky. A lifelong United Methodist, Jim has served in various denominations throughout his music ministry. Jim has been married to his wife, Becky, for over 30 years, and they have two sons – Andrew and Patrick. In addition to his passion for music ministry, Jim enjoys reading, spending time outdoors, and traveling to places he has never been.