Meet Our Pastor

Pastor JasonThe Federated Church of Wauconda welcomed Pastor Jason Hladik in January, 2014.  He received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in 1994 from Judson College in Elgin, Illinois, and a Master of Divinity degree from Northern Baptist Theological Seminary in 2004 in Lombard, Illinois.  He became active in ministry at an early age, teaching preschool children when he was a teenager at the Church of the Cross in Hoffman Estates, Illinois.  After College, he co-founded TIME for Kids, a traveling ministry for children.  After seminary, he was called to be the Pastor of Children and Family Ministry at Marley Community Church in Mokina, Illinois, and later was called as Pastor of the First Baptist Church of Plano, Illinois, where he served for nearly six years.

Pastor Jason has a heart for worship and a deep love for the Lord and the people he has been called to serve. He believes strongly in preaching from the Word of God and calls for the congregation to offer thVacation Bible Schooleir thanks and praises to the Lord.  He knows the power of prayer and invites people to share their needs and concerns with him.

Pastor Jason and his wife, Tiffany, were married in 2010.  Tiffany is a school teacher and is involved with the Fellowship of our church.  She wants to see people strengthen their relationships with God and each other.  In 2014, their family grew when they were blessed with the opportunity to adopt a baby girl, Abigail.  We are happy to have them as part of our church family.

To learn more about Pastor Jason and his family, click to see his video.