Pastor Jim Spears was saved and called to ministry at Calvary Baptist Church, Glen Burnie, MD. He met and married his wife, Kathy, during that time. Jim attended Calvary Baptist Theological Seminary from 1982 to 1986. While finishing at CBTS, Jim & Kathy surrendered to go to the Philippines as missionaries. They were missionaries on the islands of Samar and Luzon from 1986 to 1996. While finishing up as missionaries, the Lord led them to Calvary Baptist Church, Pottstown, and they were voted in to the church in March, 1997. They have four adult sons.
* Kathy went home to be with the Lord during January of 2015 after nearly 35 years of marriage.