About Our Staff

About Our Staff

Austin Oglesby - Worship Pastor

Austin Oglesby is a native of New Hope and has served as the Worship Pastor at New Journey since its inception. Austin is a recent grad from the University of Southern Mississippi where he graduated with a BS in Mass Communications and Music Production in the spring of 2016.

Austin was saved as a teenager and felt a call to a career of missions and music before graduating high school. He is passionate about leading people to experience the goodness and glory of God through music.

Jon Bradberry - Discipleship and Assimilation Pastor

Jon is a native of the Jacksonville, FL area who was lucky enough to wind up in Columbus through marrying the right girl who was from Columbus. Jon came to New Journey in the fall of 2014 and has been a huge asset since arriving. Jon graduated with a BS in Biblical Studies from North Florida Baptist College and is currently working on his Master’s degree from Southern Seminary in Louisville, KY.

Jon is a terrific teacher of the scriptures and has areal gift for making sometimes hard to understand biblical concepts easy to comprehend. Jon is married to his awesome wife Ashley and they have 3 boys, Joshua, 4, Andrew, 2, and Benjamin, 1. Together they enjoy camping, basketball, and the Florida State Seminoles.