Pastor Mason Phillips and his family came to Jacksonville because of the Marine Corps, where he served our country for four years before getting his Bachelor’s degree in IT. He attended River of Life in its beginnings in the storefront, and has been on full-time staff at the church since 2006.
Pastor Mason wears several hats at River of Life. Pastor Mason heads up all of the church IT, including podcasts and video, live streaming and Web site maintenance. He is a tech guru and is always around to help the staff with various technical difficulties. Pastor Mason is a Gallup Certified Strengths Coach and has coached many of the staff to use their strengths in the ministry.
Pastor Mason teaches spiritual development classes, including The Purple Book. He also speaks approximately once a month at our weekly services, along with being an integral part of building the second location of River of Life Virginia.
Pastor Mason and his wife, Nanette, have two beautiful children, Savannah and Derek.